Category:Island of Bigeh

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English: Bigeh (Arabic: بجح‎, ancient Egyptian: Senem) - an island and archaeological site in Lake Nasser (since 1960s), in Nubia - Aswan Governorate, southern Egypt.
  • It was formerly an island in the first cataract of the Nile River, and its fortification controlled the access to Upper Egypt and Nubia.
  • Located close to Philae and Agilkia Islands and their archaeological sites.