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Bridge over the River Shapsha in Karelia.
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Bridge over the River Shapsha in Central Karelia. This small river flows into the river Ivenka in Ladva. Width of the river at the crossing of the bridge - no more than 12 meters. The bridge is in excellent condition.

Copyright: Alexander Zhivitsky
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Resolution: 15000x7500
Chargée: 10/02/2013
Mis à jour: 17/10/2014
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