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Old Border in Pontebba
Italy

Those two white stones, called "myria meter stone" (from greek myria = 10.000) are usually placed as survey marks for rivers and railroads. In Pontebba, they mark they old border between Italy and Austria, before it was changed after World War I in 1918.

Copyright: Markus Ortner
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Uploaded: 13/06/2011
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