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Frisian landscape in winter seen from from an artificial hill.
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Frisian landscape in wintertime, fields are covered with snow, in the Frisian village Cornjum. The church is build in 1873 in a mixture of styles on a artificial hill localy called "terp" to protect church and graveyard for floods. This type of hill also gave shelter to people and cattle during floods.

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Uploaded: 11/01/2010
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Tags: hill; safe haven; shelter; winter; church; landscape; grave; frisian; cornjum; friesland; leeuwarderadeel; farm; farm land; graveyard
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