Bornholm, Olsker. Ols Kirke

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Comments (5)

EVA_L on March 25, 2008

How unusual Church, Peter! Is it a central of the city? Best wishes. Eva

thor☼odin™ on March 25, 2008

This church is one of 4 socalled round churches on the island of Bornholm in the Baltic Sea. It dates back to 1100 and was originally also meant to be a fortification where you could hide when the enemy swept the country. It is placed in a field of green as you can see on the google satellite window. No houses very close all alone in a field! Peter

♥Caterpillar on March 25, 2008

Yes, very unusual! I like it very much! :) Kasia

thor☼odin™ on March 26, 2008

Thank you so much Kasia you will only find 6 of such round churches in Denmark. 4 of those are on this island. yours Peter

Burkhard Foltz on May 11, 2010

Wonderful photo!! Graet colors!!

Greetings from Hannover Burkhard

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