S-50

Name:
 حصن با هزيل (Ḥiṣn Bā Hazayl)

Site Type:
 Isolated Structure

Periodization:
  Possible  Probable  Certain 
Modern: 
Islamic:    
Pre-Islamic:  
Bronze Age: 
Neolithic: 
Palaeolithic: 

Terrain:
 Spur/Ridge

Site Condition:
 Excellent

Coordinates:
 1752203 N, 249317 E

Elevation:
 720 MSL

Notes:
 Castle on a spur about 45m above the wadi floor. Mud brick walls on tall stone foundations (A-17). A second mud brick structure (A-18), similar in size but probably younger, is to the west on the same spur.

One sherd collected is definitely Islamic.

Paul C. Zimmerman, 2004–2021. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License