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Iset river in the evening
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The Iset River flows through the city of Kamensk-Uralsky. The river flows from right to left. Along the river there are many stone deposits - rocks. Each rock has its own name. From this position upstream visible Tokoro Stone, named after the village Tokarevka. On the river walks pleasure boat. Downstream is Boynovsky bridge, named for a pre-existing village Boynovka. After the bridge district is located UAZ. At the top is a sculpture of the Elk. Since this place is a good overview and deep view of the local beauty.

Copyright: Pavel Gor
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Taken: 21/08/2013
Uploaded: 21/08/2013
Updated: 16/10/2014
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