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View over the Tallinn Bay to the Tallinna Teletorn
Pikk Jalg and Pika jalg väravatorn
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Description of the photograph
Title: View over the old Tallinn into to skyscapers around Narva maantee
Taken from:

On Pikk Jalg, descending form Toompea (Upper City), Tallinn, Estonia.


The slim tower belongs to the Raekoja (Town Hall).

The first recorded mention of the Town Hall dates from 1322. Its present form dates from 1402-1404, when the building was rebuilt. The spire was destroyed in an aerial bombing on March 9, 1944. It was rebuilt in 1950.

Keywords: tower, city, roof
Image data
Image sizes: 3354*2214px, 1924kb
Origin: Originally a digital image, with postprocessing
Date/Time: 20101007-150824
Camera: Canon EOS 350D DIGITAL
Iso: 100
Speed: 1/125s
Aperture: F8.0
Focal length: 59.0mm
Aperture: 94mm
Position coordinates:WGS84 LONG 24.7412860394°, LAT 59.4364700749°
Destination coordinates;WGS84 LONG 24.7573256493°, LAT 59.4372202037° (Narva maantee / Ants Laikmaa)
Air-line distance:
Author: Alexandra Medwedeff
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