Archaeologists discover 3,000-year-old reservoir ……

used by pilgrims on their way to Temple Mount in Jerusalem

The ancient cistern found in Jerusalem: Archaeologists date this back to the times of the 'First Temple', up to 3000 years ago

The Israeli Antiquities Authority said the ‘cistern’ could have held 66,000 gallons (250 cubic meters) of water. It likely dates back to the era of the First Temple, which could make it up to 3,000 years old.

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