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Colombo to Galle Railway
Sri Lanka

When the tsunami struck Sri Lanka on 26th December 2004, even the coastline south of the capital, Colombo, was affected. Many houses were destroyed and since then building near the beach has been limited. This image was taken for The United Nations Environment Programme.

Copyright: Martin Broomfield
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6000x3000
Taken: 11/11/2007
Uploaded: 28/01/2010
Updated: 07/05/2014
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Tags: tsunami; beach; sea; railway; train
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