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Tucker with torch in catacombs

Trip Tucker holding a torch while passing the catacombs of P'Jem

Catacombs were underground chambers and passageways, often beneath a religious establishment and usually having a religious function, such as the storage of relics or sainted bodies.

In 2151 Trip Tucker used a transmitter in the catacombs hidden beneath the monastery at P'Jem to contact Enterprise NX-01 after the landing party's communicators had been destroyed by Thy'lek Shran. Later Captain Jonathan Archer defused the stand-off with the Andorians by discovering within a nearby reliquary the entrance to a massive subsurface sensor array. (ENT: "The Andorian Incident")

P'Jem catacombs blueprints, it's a wrap

The blueprints of the set

The underground catacombs beneath P'Jem were built on Paramount Stage 9. (
Call sheets) They were an expansion of the cave sets seen in the previous episode, "Terra Nova", and were subsequently used , enlarged and modified, in several further episodes of Star Trek: Enterprise. ("The Andorian Incident", text commentary, ENT Season 1 DVD special feature)
The blueprints for this set were later sold off on the It's A Wrap! sale and auction on eBay along with a script of the episode. [1]

Archer explored another set of Vulcan catacombs in 2154. He identified the 1800-yr-old mummified remains of T'Klaas, a student of Surak, in a passage beneath the T'Karath Sanctuary. (ENT: "Awakening")

The Children of the Son cave on planet 892-IV to which Kirk, Spock and McCoy were taken in TOS: "Bread and Circuses", while not technically underground, would seem to be an echo of the catacombs that sheltered Earth's early Christian outlaws.

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