PURAKKAD BEACH

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PURAKKAD BEACH, ALAPPUZHA, KERALA, INDIA. ONCE A PORT , NOW ONLY A BEACH LEAVING NO REMAINS. THE ARAB, CHINESE AND EUROPEAN TRAVELERS OF 1ST MILLENNIUM WROTE OF A GREAT PORT HERE, WHERE THEY TRADED THE SPICES AND OTHER ITEMS. NOW SCIENTISTS ASSUME THAT THE FLOOD REMAINS OF THE RIVERS DEPOSITED MADE THE PORT UNUSABLE AND LATER IGNORED.

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Photo taken in Salem - Kochi - Kanyakumari Highway, Purakkad, Kerala 688561, India

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  • Uploaded on March 12, 2012
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by ALENDE DEVASIA
    • Camera: Sony Ericsson K790i
    • Taken on 2011/07/31 10:20:46
    • Exposure: 0.001s (1/1600)
    • F/Stop: f/2.800
    • ISO Speed: ISO80
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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