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A private terrace in Tallinn
Niguliste kirik's, town hall's and Aleksander Nevski katedraal's spires
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Title: Tallinn medieval city wall and Munkadetagune torn
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On the old town wall near Hellemanni torn, Müürivahe 48, Tallinn, Estonia.


Medieval Tallinn enjoyed a strategic position at the crossroads of trade between Western and Northern Europe and Russia. The city, with a population of 8000, was very well fortified with city walls and 66 defence towers.

Keywords: roof
Image data
Image sizes: 2304*3456px, 2869kb
Origin: Originally a digital image, with postprocessing
Date/Time: 20101007-113626
Camera: Canon EOS 350D DIGITAL
Iso: 100
Speed: 1/200s
Aperture: F10.0
Focal length: 68.0mm
Aperture: 109mm
Position coordinates:WGS84 LONG 24.7497993708°, LAT 59.4380630559°
Destination coordinates;WGS84 LONG 24.7496652603°, LAT 59.4384394685° (Tower behind Monks)
Air-line distance:
Author: Alexandra Medwedeff
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