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Stunning video of lighthouses in the storm

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Postby LeadingLight » Sun Jan 31, 2010 5:17 am


Absolutely stunning, this video of some lighthouses in French Brittany. It makes obvious why this coast is one of the most dangerous in the world and why it has so many lighthouses in a relative small area.

http://www.4shared.com/file/211545215/68a8555d/Coups_de_vent.html
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Postby Grover » Sun Jan 31, 2010 5:53 am


...
Never tire of seeing video like this ... "stunning"
just scratches the surface ... Frans, thanks!
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Postby LeadingLight » Sun Jan 31, 2010 6:14 am


My knowledge of English stops at "stunning". :wink:
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Postby Hersh » Sun Jan 31, 2010 1:42 pm


It's amazing that those towers don't get knocked down into the drink. Some fine engineering there.
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Postby LeadingLight » Mon Feb 01, 2010 12:58 am


Indeed, Hersh, especially when you realize it's 19th century engineering.
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Postby CHUCKX53 » Mon Feb 01, 2010 4:03 am


Pride in workmanship there, something that is lacking in so many things today.
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