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Tsypino Churchyard
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Tsypino Churchyard

Wooden Church of Prophet Elijah (1755, 2009)

Copyright: Lev trusov
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Uploaded: 24/01/2011
Updated: 12/03/2012
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Tags: russia; vologda; church; wooden; orthodox
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