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Antique Bread Oven: The Old Mill in Dolni Zdar
Czech Republic

This place used to be a mill. The mill ground the flour and then the guy in here baked bread. That's how it used to work. Maybe someday, someone will bake bread here again. Until then, don't steal any coal from the floor. Frank is watching you.

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Uploaded: 09/06/2009
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