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Panoramic photo by Metik Sergey EXPERT Taken 11:50, 23/09/2011 (ALMT +0600) - Views loading...


Orenburg Central Market

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The main entrance of Central market at a crossroad of Volodarskogo and 8 Marta streets. The streets have been named in commemoration of the active participant of The Great October revolution M. M. Volodarskiy and a holiday - the international women's day on March, 8th. At 11.50 a. m., September 23rd, 2011.

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