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Alien Artifacts In Lost Tomb Of Alexander The Great Found In Illinois Caves

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Hundreds of ancient artifacts have been uncovered at caves in Illinois that are being made public.  There are a number of videos that can be found at the Illinois Caves Facebook page with many, many more photographs. The caves were first discovered in the spring of 1925, when a local resident, Orville Lowery, of Hickory Hill, in the southeast corner of Marion County Illinois, was busy with his two daughters removing rocks and debris from an area designated to be the family garden. .


What follows is a very small sample of the many artifacts that have been found.  The site is well worth a visit. 


An artifact from The Illinois Caves.    See Part 1 of the video on the Illinois Caves


The cave in Illinois where many objects were found that may be a lost tomb of Alexander the Great.   Numerous video reports can be found here as well as the Illinois Caves Facebook page


Reptilian figure inscribed on stone found int he cave.  


There are 275 pieces total, 95% are labeled and several have notes written on the back of them. The human head on the far lower right has Helios inscribed on it. 27 small Helios ingots. 39 Chunkies. 18 Bulk bullions. 4 Bands one with Helios on it. 29 coins. 3 Falcons. 6 round Elephant Medalions. 9 small square pieces. 2 triangular pieces. 


55 bars of various lengths with inscriptions. 7 Numidian Medalions. 7 snakes and 4 have rattles. 7 sharks. 4 triangle Elephant Medalions. 2 Helios bars with one Glyph. 2 bars with lines. 1 horseshoe shaped amulet. 6 what appear to be women. 


2 large Helios bricks. 1 large sundisc. 3 Sun Ra’s with rays. Several more bars with various Glyph, Lybian, Punic, Latin and Numidian characters along with about 2 dozen others. Many have inscriptions on the rear.

All Photographs of Artifacts in this section were taken by Virginia Hourigan during summer of 1986 through summer of 1988.

 Exhibited here are only a fraction of her collection of over 900 shots. These pictures were chosen for their outstanding beauty and artisan. 

Within the categories listed, are examples of the finest ancient craftsmanship ever known to have been created, not only from the New World, but the Old World as well.

Recorded June 19, 1998, the very same day the X-Files movie opened across the country. This video was shot in Chicago at the Seven Continent Dowser’s Association Conference. The lecture topic is little more than its title. Opens with a shuttle tale and moves into the first part of the program that deals with modern Dinosauria, Underground Data and ancient history not mentioned in any modern English text. The presentation drops off the deep end as slides from the Tomb, taken by Virginia Hourigan and Harry Hubbard are deciphered and exhibited for what they truly depict. Most of this information released to the public for the first time in 1998, was discovered between 1994 and 1995 from data relating to the Tomb and its contents. 

As The Living Light Network has proclaimed in the past, many of the tablets from Alexander’s Tomb do not fall into the “politically correct” category. The story line of this presentation uses primarily the details from tablets that clearly show Reptilian and other E.T. contact. Nothing here is made up or even slightly contrived. Harry outlines the parallels between Old World and New World contacts with E.T.’s 2000 years ago and follows certain threads of accurately described data through Medieval Age engravings, to the mid 1990′s and right back to 2000 year old Latin found in North America. This tape is not controversial, it is the last word. There is no more to say about contact with races from the sky. More than a little of this data will soar right over the heads of most UFO enthusiasts. As Al Bielek says, “There is a learning curve one must pass through to understand your information.” – Harry Hubbard


Southern Illinois has long been known as little Egypt. 

In the early 1980s a man named Russell Burrows claimed to stumble upon a hidden cave somewhere near Olney. Even more incredible were the artifacts he said were hidden there. He found human remains, metal weapons, and an ancient language carved into gold tablets. Stranger still, the language was Middle Eastern and European in origin, and not from any known American Indian culture.

Credit: Philip Coppens

According to Burrows, “The artifacts include ax heads of marble and other stone material, an ax head of what appears to be bronze, a short sword of what appears to be bronze, and other artifacts which might be considered personal weapons.” The find excited archeologists who believed that ancient cultures had interacted across continents.

Unfortunately, Burrows refused to reveal the location of the cave to mainstream scientists, and the artifacts that allegedly came from the site were all shown to be frauds. After decades of debate, the Burrows Cave is now widely believed to have been an elaborate hoax.

Another stone image from the Burrows Cave.  

Olney, Illinois is about 115 miles nnortheast from Marion, Illinois. 

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    • Quantum Kev

      So if this was all found to be a hoax, why not mention that in the title of the article? I don’t get it.


      now widely believed to have been an elaborate hoax”
      BY WHOM?
      the archaeologists – that’s who
      But from what I can read – these are NO HOAX
      The Scythian helmet/head garment explains a great deal (they were the Greek “police” cum warrior trainers – read Xenophon Treatise on Training the Horse)
      The Latin numerals read 494 and on the golden plaque the reversed V plus II reads 502 – but from when is the question – these on their own could prove it is false because they cannot be BEFORE CHRIST or AD can they! The reversed V is a pre Augustian numeral
      The dove (or the Crow/Corvus) do mean the Pleiades or Corvus constellation (near Leo), this is something I doubt a hoaxer would think of
      The symbol following the D is a feather and means Aquila. The swirl means the same as the original swaztika, the square is the “Field” of Pegasus, and the bar with two arms descending represents “Arms” which can mean Gemini constellation or Cepheus.
      That weapon on the left shoulder of Pharaoh is the same held in the hand of
      The wig worn by Pharaoh does seem to fit in with the age of Alexander, it is not pre Alexander
      and ask yourself regarding the white stone statuette – does it not look like the Easter Island heads?

      • stephensvm

        stargates hehehe

    • Donovan

      What this deceiver failed to mention was that these artifacts originated from the Hebrews. These are the ancestors of the Native American Indians. What this fraud failed to mention was the Hebrew writing on these artifacts! 10:26 establishment and scholars have trouble with the Latin, Greek, Punic, Egyptian glyph, Demotic medium, Hieratic, whatever…. What he failed to mention was Hebrew writing. The True Shemites Hebrews are the Native American! Accept it.

      • Joerg Klaemt

        You are a Nut Job…………………..Do any Indian ever speak Hebrew or had their Hebrew Language painted in American Caves.
        I don’t think it is a Hoax if the Tablets are of Gold. Who would invest that much for a Hoax.
        Maybe someone from Europe stashed the booty there,died and its now being recovered?

      • Donovan

        Native American language is a form of corrupt Hebrew brought about by isolation. Not that you would know what pure Hebrew is, anyway. The so- called jews occupying Israel are descendents of Japhet and not Shem. Their lineage is Phrygian, Ashkenaz and Togormah. Hebrew was a dead language until zionist revived it. The language they speak now is a mixture of Yiddish, Aramaic and Babylonian Talmud. As for the American Caves’ petroglyphs those older scraggly lines are not chicken scratch as you assume, but are in fact an older language known as proto Hebrew. When the pilgrams invaded the land they noticed the Native American were one type of people from north to south. Their may have been slight amalgamation from Japheth and Ham yet they would have mixed in with the lineage of Shem. The Native Americans are Hebrew descendents, accept it!

        • Joerg Klaemt

          Prove it !Talk is cheap, Don’t send me any Links to the National Inquirer.

          >>>> Not that you would know what pure Hebrew is, anyway. The so- called jews occupying Israel are descendents of Japhet and not Shem. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
          I suppose you read and speak it?
          You also need to be educated as to from where these Israeli Jews came from.
          I am not just blowing Hot Air like you so here you go………………

          The Book of Revelation, Chapter 2, Verse 9, states the following which would appear to be about these Ashkenazi Jews:
          “I know thy works, and tribulation and poverty, (but thou art rich) and I know the blasphemy of them which say they are Jews, and are not, but are the synagogue of Satan.”

          (2 Pet 2:1-3 NIV) But there were also false prophets among the people, just as there will be false teachers among you. They will secretly introduce destructive heresies, even denying the sovereign Lord who bought them–bringing swift destruction on themselves. {2} Many will follow their shameful ways and will bring the way of truth into disrepute. {3} In their greed these teachers will exploit you with stories they have made up. Their condemnation has long been hanging over them, and their destruction has not been sleeping.

          Ashkenaz (alt. spelling: Ashchenaz) is mentioned in but one scripture other than 1 Chronicles 6:1, which is only another reference to the genealogy as descending from Japheth. In the book of Jeremiah the prophet, God announces that Israel is to call upon other nations as allies in bringing His judgments against Babylon. Among those allies, who are not part of Israel or Judah, and therefore could not be numbered as Jews, is Ashchenaz. (See Jer. 51:27)

        • Donovan

          Anonymous you couldn’t take the truth if it bit you in the leg! All I hear from you is blah, blah blah…. In fact I wouldn’t waste my time providing you with links that you would just dis-miss as a hoax. I will show you from God’s own Word straight from the Holy Bible, since you seem to know scripture. Get your Strong’s Exhaustive Concordance handy. Genesis 10:25 And unto Eber were born two sons: the name of one [was] Peleg; for in his days was the earth divided; and his brother’s name [was] Joktan. These are the first Hebrew sons. Genesis 10:30 And their dwelling was from Mesha, as thou goest unto Sephar a mount of the east. Joktan and family migrated to the far East(haq qe dem) to the furthest east to the Orient to populate the various Chinese people. Peleg migrated to the mid east where God forbid them to intermarry with the people of the land, so they retained their Oriental heritage. They were eventually exiled from the Holy Land, because of idolatry. If you would just accept the truth, you would realize the Native American, Chinese and all Oriental people come from the Lineage of Shem.
          As for the Ashkenazi jews, you are just affirming their true lineage from the people of Japhet.

        • kreplach

          I believe you are mixing supposition and scientific fact. You realize that the nations mentioned in Genesis have never been verified as true nations or cultures. You “so- called Jews ” judgement, that what it is, is derived from hate speech. Judaism is determined by religious principles not racial; descent completely, DNA studies have placed the ancestry of Jews in ancient Israel but Jews don’t value that as much as adherence to Jewish culture. Certainly more that detractors of Jewish culture and destiny. Israel contains 100% real Jews. “Ashkenaz and Togormah’ are Biblical terms have have not been proven to be real in any sense of science. Phrygia was a real country. Please dont mix them up on pupose or mistakenly. Colonists or Pilgrims once acquainted with Native americans realized the wide array of people such as Iroquois and Algonquins. Japeth, Ham and Shem at this point just as valid to any discussion as the Piltdown Man. Hebrews settling and or trading in the Americas alongside with the Phoenicians is a much better theory. Jews fleeing the Roman genocide, leaving the Bat Creek Stone and possibly formingthe nucleus of the Cherokee tribe is another path et explore.
          Jews speak Aramaic, Yiddish and dont forget Hebrew. The Talmud is commentary on Biblical rules and works great as a guide to modern life as its amended frequently. The Jews are not evil. They are not a fraud. The Talmud is not Trash. And leave your Jew hatred in your head.

        • Nemesis

          Native Americans are Asian descendant not Hebrew LoL

      • stephensvm

        it takes alot of research to know what your talking about donovan i apppreciate you posting this information here.

    • SteelMist

      Best advert for Dremel Multi-Drills ever.

    • Anonymous

      I also cry B.S.! Ha.

    • Joerg Klaemt

      So Indian quit your nonsense of laying claim to North America,you came later.
      Maybe we should ask for Restitution Payments that have been paid for hundreds
      of years.

    • Watching you

      The stone carvings are fake. Why all this BS?

    • Black Eye

      I wonder if those are GOLD bars and art work? It would be an expensive hoax if they used gold!

    • SunnyBoy

      Because the author has just garbage in his head…

    • e1ij4h

      You guys do realize that this story is talking about different caves, right? One [group] discovered in 1925 by Orville Lowery, of Hickory Hill, in the southeast corner of Marion County Illinois. The other supposedly discovered in the early 1980s by a man named Russell Burrows near Olney, IL…

      “Olney, Illinois is about 115 miles nnortheast from Marion, Illinois.”

    • 33rd

      I find it hard to believe that the Greeks would travel around the world to bury their king. They would have a easier time to make a funeral precession from Babylon to China than from Babylon to Mississippi river valley. That said It is not far fetched to believe that travel to the new world at the time of Alexander the Great. Egyptians have been buried with cocaine a clear product of transactions with the new world.

    • WickedSmaatGuy

      HELLO; Mickfly? You guys never heard of naked female fencing before? This was a promo for Jew vs. Islam…hence the crescent moon and the star of David. Duh. :lol:

    • Mellissa

      Wasn’t he supposed to be buried at the light house in Alexandria for a great deal of time. Buried in honey to preserve then placed in gold casket until it was replaced with glass for the ruler of the times coin bank. Many so called great leaders pilgrimage’d to his resting place because he was like a war God to them. Julius Ceaser for one, I am unsure why the would then take it to North America.

      We need the in site pictures of where the items were found. Most of the data used to place items comes from on site , not just the items but the place and position and the whole thing combined with dirt samples and so on. With out all that we have a lot of interesting items. Are they pure gold? Gold is so hard to place , other then the mixing of the elements that can sometimes help place where it was made, not when.
      It could be any great general, the Romans had a massive force that just kept expanding and absorbing people and countries until it fell apart. Or it could be all bunk if the data is not revealed for proper peer review then they are just money hunters not looking to further knowledge.

      Shame shame on them, imagine the possibility of a ship lost and the people in North America prior to what we think of as it being found by Columbus. Even tho it was shown the Vikings fro Norway were at the east coast in Newfoundland and Labrador 1200 years ago. It is not hard to imagine since they hopped from Iceland and Greenland looking for better land to grow food and trees for their ships.

      • Joerg Klaemt

        You wouldn’t believe how much Artifacts the German Jews possessed,all which was plundered and sold under the Table. Now its in New York and or Toronto.
        That is one way how artifacts end up in America.

    • Joerg Klaemt

      Being jewish Iyou have the given duty to follow your talmudic belief to protect yours truly and the remainder of Satans Children.
      Good luck most people are cluing in hope there will be more.
      Your Comments a a feeble attempt to deceive others ,but it does not work
      I got your number alright.

      • Donovan

        Anonymous I never claimed to be a jew and I don’t believe in that trash they call the talmud. The so called jews are a fraud and until people take the veil out of their eyes they will continue to mislead the people to their destruction. They are clever in evil, because they use propaganda to blind our eyes and finance to put us in debt. They aren’t happy just being Japhet, they want to be Shem(semetic) and even that isn’t enough they want to rule the world! They are the Gog written about in Ezekiel 38, 39 their lineage is of Togarmah an Indo- Germanic people. Their destruction is imminent at the end of the Millenium(Rev.20:9)
        The Oriental Shem will return to their Promised Land. Already the Oriental Hebrew Tribe of Menashe have returned back to their home and inheritance. It is a matter of time that Yahweh will bring another mass exodus of His Oriental Hebrews back to their Promised Land. Along with the Hebrews will be a mixed multitude of people of all Nations(Gentiles) that received the Lord Jesus Christ as their Saviour.

    • kreplach

      I think that Russel Burrows finds have still to be judged. Having them suppressed or hidden will create suspicion. I myself adhere to the Diffusion theory that everyone came here to the Americas. That includes Vikings ( not just Newfoundland but across North and South America) Celts (Christian and Pagan), Libyans, Celto-Iberians, West Africans, Egyptians, Jews, Hebrews, Polynesians, Japanese, (Jomo), Chinese, (more than once), Solutreans, Siberians and possibly Sumerians, Babylonians, Indians, Arabs, Berbers, and who knows who else. Exploration and new land were motives as well as copper and bronze.

    • CrusaderValt

      So who discovered this side of the blue orb first?

    • DUGH

      Ey, does anyone else think that gold looks like it was spraypainted? I mean, I’ve got a few pieces of gold, of different compositions, and I looked pictures of gold on the internet. I really don’t see much similarity. How about the Frisbee in the 6th picture? I’ve used gold spraypaint before and it looks a lot like that color. I know gold doesn’t tarnish as bad as other metals, but it still does collect dirt and a little discoloration. These are pretty uniform. Some a little darker than others, but none are dirty. After being in a cave for so long? Come on, it aint gold. Indiana Jones set props on display.

      Relief sculptures of that time were also a little more detailed. More of a critique of the artist rather than a point of argument. If I was the ruler of the world, I wouldn’t be caught dead around such outdated work.

    • Anonymous

      I am Native American and had a DNA test done to prove it. My root DNA is from Belarus. Near Siberia. Go figure. All Natives crossed the Land Bridge at Alaska about 35 thousand years ago. If you don’t believe me then contact DNA Tribes. They have been researching this for years and have hard data and grafts to show the migration patterns based on actual DNA of Peoples and locations. There is also unquestionable DNA links between the Cherokee and the Jews. Facts don’t lie. What all of this means is of little consequence to those of us who’s Ancestors came here and built a Culture Unique in all the World. Folks generally hate the Native American because they know so little about them. It is human nature to fear and hate something we know nothing about.

      • Anonymous

        This didn’t age well.

    • Anonymous

      Just more fraud

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