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Ruined Church in Germir, central Turkey
Turkey

Agios Theodoros: Damaged church from the 19th century. It had been used as storage and cowshed. - If you have any information about the church or the village etc., please contact the photographer - thank you!

Copyright: Heiner straesser - derpanoramafotograf.com
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Uploaded: 07/03/2012
Updated: 29/05/2014
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Tags: church; religion; history; archaeology; ruins; anatolia
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