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14-JAN-2007 Jola Dziubinska

Citadel - The Wall

Warsaw, Poland

Alexander's Citadel, later called the Warsaw Citadel, was built by the Russian authorities between 1832- 1834, by personal order of Tsar Nicholas I after the 1830 November Uprising.
It was intended to keep this rebel city obedient. The fortress is a pentagon-shaped brick structure with high outer walls, enclosing an area of 36 hectares.

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clickA SF19-May-2012 01:36
Perfect playground... Two steps away from my old Kaniowska St. home! Thx, Jola! BV
Dwain Moody26-Aug-2009 23:08
oh my, this brings back memories... vote.
Lille McGhee14-Mar-2008 12:17
Your Citadel-THE WALL (Warsaw, Poland) Photo Gallery is simply beautiful! Stunning! There are many favorites, but "The Wall" caught my eye. WOW! CONGRATULATIONS! It is very colorful and has an abstract appeal. I am an artist. Tour my Abstract Art Gallery & post your comments:
***THANKS*** (lille)
Nina Ludwig26-Sep-2007 21:47
Great lighting here Jola, well seen and photographed.
carol j. phipps21-Jan-2007 03:00
Excellent composition.
Herb 17-Jan-2007 04:23
Nice shot
Guest 17-Jan-2007 03:37
Fantastic shot and history! V
Matylda Lempel-Chareza Photography16-Jan-2007 23:06
Guest 16-Jan-2007 23:04
Looks like an interesting place to hang out and see the sights. Nice shot!
marie-jose wolff16-Jan-2007 22:54
beautiful warm tones and light/shadows play,
and interesting informations about this Citadel.
Guest 16-Jan-2007 22:06
Super colours on the brickwork of this historic structure,Thanks for the info.
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