Tell El Ghassil

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Tell El Ghassil
Location 11 km (6.8 mi) north northeast of Rayak
Region Bekaa Valley
Type Tell (mound)
Cultures Chalcolithic
Site notes
Excavation dates 1966
Archaeologists Lorraine Copeland, Peter J. Wescombe
Condition Ruins
Public access Yes

Tell El Ghassil is an archaeological site located 11 kilometres (6.8 mi) north northeast of Rayak in the Beqaa Mohafazat (Governorate) of Lebanon. It dates at least to the Chalcolithic period.[1]


  1. ^ Université Saint-Joseph (Beirut; Lebanon) (1969). Mélanges de l'Université Saint-Joseph, pp.54. Impr. catholique. Retrieved 25 March 2011.