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Inside the bunker B356
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This is a view from inside the bunker B356 ("Pont-du-Chateau"). This is a 1rst MR-Da type double bunker, of the Maginot line, located in the zone of Mouchin. The shot was taken in april 2011, in the end of the afternoon. Panorama made in HDR version (enfuse).

References :

http://maginot.fortiff.be/index.php?page=b200

http://www.attila-77250.fr/02-Lille.html

http://www.attila-77250.fr/Maginot/Kml/02-Lille.kml

Copyright: Franck masschelein
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10090x5045
Subida: 22/04/2011
Actualizado: 11/09/2014
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Tags: bunker; blockhaus; b356; pont-du-chateau; maginot; tags; mouchin; france; hdr; enfuse
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