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Church of Saint Nicholas in Volosovo
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Church of Saint Nicholas in Volosovo, 1670

Copyright: Lev Trusov
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更新: 25/09/2014
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Tags: russia; arkhangelsk; kargopol district; volosovo; wooden church; abandoned; ruined
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