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Ramla, ancient Aramathea

Ramla ancient Arimathea March 27th 1839 / David Roberts, R.A.

Ramleh, the ancient Arimathea

Tour des 40 martyrs à Ramleh Tower of the forty martyrs at Ramleh / / Bonfils.

Ramleh / Bonfils.

Plain of Sharon from the tower, Ramleh. This tower, shown on page 144, was the minaret of a mosque called Jâmi'a el Abtad. It has a winding staircase of one hundred and twenty steps. Its eastern windows overlook the town of Ramleh and the plain beyond, bounded by the hills of Judea.

The tower at Ramleh. Said to be the minaret of a large mosque which once stood here. According to an Arabic inscription over the door, it was built in the year 1318. It is known as the White Mosque.

Jaffa (Joppa) and environs. General view of Ramleh (Arimathea) / American Colony, Jerusalem.

Jaffa (Joppa) and environs. Tower of the Forty Martyrs, Ramleh / American Colony, Jerusalem.

Jaffa (Joppa) and environs. Tower of the Forty Martyrs, Ramleh

Jaffa (Joppa) and environs. General view of Ramleh (Arimathea)

Jaffa (Joppa) and environs. General view of Ramleh (Arimathea)

Jaffa (Joppa) and environs. Tower of the Forty Martyrs, Ramleh

Jaffa to Jerusalem. Ruins of the mosque, Ramleh

Ramleh

Jaffa to Jerusalem. Plain of Sharon from the tower

Jaffa to Jerusalem. Cactus hedges and the Tower of Ramleh

Series of first aerial photographs of Palestine and Syria. Plain of Sharon and Ramleh from 4500 m.

Jaffa to Jerusalem. Ramleh (Arimathea) from the tower

Jaffa to Jerusalem. New view of Ramleh

Jaffa to Jerusalem. Tower of the Forty Martyrs, Ramleh

[Tower of the Fort Martyrs, Ramleh]

[Jaffa to Jerusalem. Tower of the Forty Martyrs, Ramleh]

Jaffa to Jerusalem. Ramleh from the east

Various results of the war. War cemetery at Ramleh

Various results of the war. War cemetery at Ramleh

Air views of Palestine. Air route over Cana of Galilee, Nazareth, Plain of Sharon, etc. Aircraft "Apollo." Refuelling at Ramleh

Air views of Palestine. Air route over Cana of Galilee, Nazareth, Plain of Sharon, etc. Ramleh. Arimathea. Closer view

Air views of Palestine. Air route over Cana of Galilee, Nazareth, Plain of Sharon, etc. Ramleh. Arimathea. Closer view

Centennial Easter celebrations. Holy Year. Vatican representative from Rome arriving at Ramleh. The papal plane landing on April 2nd, 1933

R.A.F. activities. Plane immediately above armoured car dropping message [Ramleh Aerodrome]

R.A.F. activities against Arab rebellion. Wing com[mander]. Flower & Sq[uadron] Lead[er] Singer at Ramleh Aerodrome

R.A.F. activities. Plane arriving in response to flare light signal Ramleh Aerodrome

Ramleh, Tel-Aviv. Jaffa road passing through Ramleh showing Tower of Forty Martyrs in dist[ance]

R.A.F. activities. Close up of pilot & machine gunner [Ramleh Aerodrome]

R.A.F. activities. Plane arriving in response to flare light signal [Ramleh Aerodrome]

R.A.F. activities. Stand by plane starting off [Ramleh Aerodrome]

R.A.F. [i.e., Royal Air Force] activities against Arab rebellion. Group of R.A.F. staff at Ramleh with wing commander A.H. Flower & sq. leader Singer[?] in centre

R.A.F. activities against Arab rebellion. Wing com[mander]. Flower & Sq[uadron] Lead[er] Singer at Ramleh Aerodrome

R.A.F. activities. Stand by planes on Ramleh Aerodrome

R.A.F. activities. Plane arriving in response to flare light signal Ramleh Aerodrome

R.A.F. activities. Plane arriving in response to flare light signal [Ramleh Aerodrome]

R.A.F. activities. Plane returning to home in Ramleh [Ramleh Aerodrome]

R.A.F. activities. Armoured car officer giving instructions to the crew [Ramleh Aerodrome]

R.A.F. activities. Plane about to take off causing a cloud of dust [Ramleh Aerodrome]

R.A.F. activities. Starting crew & pilot rushing to stand by plane no. 1 [Ramleh Aerodrome]

R.A.F. activities. Plane about to leave the ground [Ramleh Aerodrome]

R.A.F. activities. A "T" signal and a flare light signal being fired by officer of armoured car [Ramleh Aerodrome]

Palestine disturbances 1936. The Ramleh aerodrome as seen from the train

Military road block at junction Ramleh-Lydda Road, later with shade erection, closer

Military road block at junction Ramleh-Lydda Road, later with shade erection

Military road block at junction Ramleh-Lydda Road, later with shade erection, closer

Military road block at junction Ramleh-Lydda Road

Military road block at junction Ramleh-Lydda Road, later with shade erection, closer

Military road block at junction Ramleh-Lydda Road

Processions taken at Ramleh on Ap. 30, '43 of the Neby Saleh celebration. The shrine, tomb of "Bustami" of Saladin's time

Processions taken at Ramleh on Ap. 30, '43 of the Neby Saleh celebration. Cymbal players & tom tom players before shrine

Processions taken at Ramleh on Ap. 30, '43 of the Neby Saleh celebration. Cymbal players & tom tom players before shrine

Processions taken at Ramleh on Ap. 30, '43 of the Neby Saleh celebration. Family & friends of Yacoub Bey el Ghussein at his house a[d]jacent to shrine of Bustami

Processions taken at Ramleh on Ap. 30, '43 of the Neby Saleh celebration. The Bustami shrine. Holy flag being handed to Kaimakan, Mr. Salem[?] by Yacoub Bey Ghussein, keeper of shrine

Processions taken at Ramleh on Ap. 30, '43 of the Neby Saleh celebration. The Bustami shrine. Holy flag being handed to Kaimakan, Mr. Salem[?] by Yacoub Bey Ghussein, keeper of shrine

Processions taken at Ramleh on Ap. 30, '43 of the Neby Saleh celebration. Procession passing narrow streets of older Ramleh

Processions taken at Ramleh on Ap. 30, '43 of the Neby Saleh celebration. Procession entering the main Ramleh Mosque for noon prapers

Processions taken at Ramleh on Ap. 30, '43 of the Neby Saleh celebration. Procession passing narrow streets of older Ramleh

Processions taken at Ramleh on Ap. 30, '43 of the Neby Saleh celebration. View of crowds taken from tower showing Ramleh in distance, showing ruins

Processions taken at Ramleh on Ap. 30, '43 of the Neby Saleh celebration. Crowds taken from roof close to tower

Processions taken at Ramleh on Ap. 30, '43 of the Neby Saleh celebration. View of crowds taken from tower showing Ramleh in distance

Processions taken at Ramleh on Ap. 30, '43 of the Neby Saleh celebration. View of crowds taken from tower showing Ramleh in distance

Processions taken at Ramleh on Ap. 30, '43 of the Neby Saleh celebration. Tower of 'Neby Saleh' or forty martyrs

Processions taken at Ramleh on Ap. 30, '43 of the Neby Saleh celebration. Dance in procession 'reciter' on shoulder of carrier

Processions taken at Ramleh on Ap. 30, '43 of the Neby Saleh celebration. Close up cymbal players in procession

Processions taken at Ramleh on Ap. 30, '43 of the Neby Saleh celebration. The Holy Banner being carried on horseback by member of custodian family

Processions taken at Ramleh on Ap. 30, '43 of the Neby Saleh celebration. Procession reaching the tower with holy flag

Jaffa to Jerusalem. Ramleh, Aramathea. Matt. 27:57

Jaffa to Jerusalem. Tower of the 40 Martyrs, Ramleh

Jaffa to Jerusalem. Plain of Sharon from the Tower of Ramleh

Sea Tiberius; General view of Ramleh; Mar Saba Convent; 440 Capharnaum; General view of Beyrout; 212 Nazareth (Palestine); Mount Tabor; 426 Fontaine de la vierge; Dervicherie convent, Damascus

151 Tour 40 martyrs, Rameleh