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Toruń, in the front of the Mary Church
Poland

At the entrance to the gothic Mary church in Torun, Poland, near Rynek Staromiejski.

Copyright: Alexander jensko
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Uploaded: 08/11/2011
Updated: 06/08/2014
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Tags: torun; thorn; poland; sacral; . architecture; culture; church; mary; gothic
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