How the Egyptians built a pyramid. Preparing to built a pyramid. The West of the Nile was the realm of the dead. It was a place of the setting sun. Moving the stones: There were no trains, no trucks and no wagons to deliver the stones but they did use a boat. They leveled the land. They dug trenches and used water to make the land for the pyramid.
Building the pyramids and the snapping stones. They used copper chisels and stones to snap them, stone hammers helped break the stones. They used water and wooden wedges to break it. To move, the stones, the Egyptians used sleds and ramps. The Egyptians did hard work millions of years ago.