Having wrested the converted prise from Billy at the Moore Group, after David Powell had picked a site in Billy's garden, (it’s a small world – Lindsay Allen’s WoGE 19 was the building I used to work in), I give you WoGE 30, good luck all -
The Rules of When on Google Earth are as follows:
Q: What is When on Google Earth?
A: It’s a game for archaeologists, or anybody else willing to have a go!
Q: How do you play it?
A: Simple, you try to identify the site in the picture.
Q: Who wins?
A: The first person to correctly identify the site, including its major period of occupation, wins the game.
Q: What does the winner get?
A: The winner gets bragging rights and the chance to host the next When on Google Earth on his/her own blog!
Takht-i Jamshid / Persepolis terrace, Iran
Church of Saint Simeon at Qalat Siman, Syria
5th-6th c. CE
16th c. CE
Baraqish (Yathill), Yemen
ca. 2600-1900 BCE
Monte Albán, Oaxaca, Mexico
1st-5th centuries CE
Claire of Geevor Mine
Segontium, Caernarfon, Wales
77ish to about 390 CE
ca. 500 BCE-100 CE
Monks Mound (Cahokia), IL, USA
fl. 1st c. BCE
Kastro Larissa/Argos, Greece
ca. 1100 CE
8th century BCE–until 2nd Century CE
Caesarea Maritima, Israel
1st century CE–Present
Graceland, Memphis, TN, United States
Bam Citadel, Iran
pre-6th century BC–19th century CE
Myrina, Lemnos, Greece
Dambulla Cave Temple, Sri Lanka
1st century BCE
Rosetta (Rashid), Egypt
Medieval, 10th-14th centuries CE
Heather in Vienna
South Shields, England, UK
Suomenlinna/Sveaborg fortress, Helsinki, Finland
Derbent, Republic of Dagestan
Amphitheatre of Aquincum (Budapest), Hungary
The Cursus, (Stonehenge) Wiltshire
The Heuneburg, South Germany
Bannerman Castle, Hudson River
Taposiris Magna, Alexandria, Egypt
Ross Abbey, Galway, Ireland
Great Zimbabwe, Africa
C11th - 14th ce
Elsdon Castle, Northum., England
C11th - 12th ce