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Traditional Wash House in Adatepe, Turkey
Turkey

This is one of the rare traditional wash houses in Turkey. The women of the village came here to wash clothes together. There are six fire places to heat  the water and next to the entrance is the well to get the water. This wash house is partly built with ancient (Greek/Roman) stones. The wooden columns are on top of old stone columns. The village itself roots back to the stone age.

Copyright: Heiner Straesser Der Panoramafotograf.Com
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 14880x7440
Taken: 06/09/2011
Uploadet: 04/11/2011
Opdateret: 24/03/2015
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Tags: laundry; washing; tradition; stone house; columns; anatolia; turkey
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