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Overgrown ruin

By joolsb  
At the bottom of the Gorge de la Bienne in the Haut Jura region of france, I came upon this abandoned and overgrown ruin. I wonder who lived there....

Tags: Architecture Landscape and travel Wildlife and nature

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Lou_Pink 9 4 6 Northern Ireland
6 Jun 2009 5:48PM
Lovely shot, would love to know what stories those walls could tell


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SimPick 12 545 2 Azerbaijan
6 Jun 2009 10:33PM
It definitely makes you wonder what this place was like in it's hey-day, and what went on. Seems strange to wonder that and now see it overgrown and derelict, like it's past life has been totaly forgotten. Or maybe I'm talking bollocks. I often do. ;o) Then again, it could also be to do with the bottle of red wine I had at a dinner party tonight.

alansdottir 9 60 7 United Kingdom
6 Jun 2009 11:30PM
I like the rich tapestry of greens against the old stonework - gives rise to musings in my mind about the purpose of the building, it's inhabitants - if dwelling-place it once was...

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