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Shenhur

 

 ""The Lake of Horus"

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shenhur is 20 kilometers north of Wast (Thebes) and 40 kilometers south of Qena. No one knows why it is called the Lake of Horus, because as any local knows, there are no remains of a lake here.

Shenhur has a Temple of Isis.

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Sources

Dollinger, André. "Fifth Nome: The two falcons." http://nefertiti.iwebland.com/geography/cities.htm

"Location." http://home.tiscali.be/be033590/88/Location.htm

Watson, John (1999-2003). "Temple Ruins In and Near Qift and Qus." Tour Egypt Feature. InterCity Oz. http://www.touregypt.net/featurestories/qiftkoptos.htm

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