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Praries Above Goulet De Lorzier Chartreuse
France

This is a vast plane or prairie on the western edge of the Chartreuse mountain range. The ridge to the west of the plane is comprised of the Roche du Lorzier to the South and the Grande Sure to the North.

Copyright: Andy bryant
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Uploaded: 03/06/2012
Updated: 13/08/2014
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