Högalid Church
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Panoramic photo by Lennart Mollerstrom EXPERT Taken 19:20, 28/08/2007 - Views loading...


Högalid Church

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Built 1916-1923
Architect Ivar Tengbom.

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This panorama was taken in Sweden, Europe

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