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Ice Castle, Site View
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2011 wasn't a good year for the Mayville Winter Festival, or at least for the Ice Castle.  In this picture, workers are rebuilding the castle after a brief warmup.  Two days after this rebuilding attempt, temperatures would again rise, but this time into the 50s.  On the night of the Festival, the castle was off limits to visitors because of the danger of collapse.

Copyright: David Mariotti
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 13932x6966
Taken: 16/02/2011
Uploaded: 23/02/2011
Updated: 28/08/2014
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