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historic village
Turkey

It's hard to believe, that the small village has been an important city in the midage and even had its own bishop. Today the village is endangered to be flooded by the water of a dam projekt. More panoramas at www.derPanoramafotograf.com

Copyright: Heiner Straesser Der Panoramafotograf.Com
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 8158x4079
Taken: 23/08/2008
Uploaded: 14/12/2008
Updated: 29/05/2014
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Tags: geschichte; archäologie; höhlen; mittelalter; tigris; history; archaeologie; caves; midage; south east anatolia; südostanatolien
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