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Lighthouse against a huge fire

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Postby LeadingLight » Tue Jan 11, 2011 2:04 pm


A few days ago there was a huge fire in a chemical plant here in the country. In a news broadcast you can see a spectecular view of the Strijensas lighthouse (http://www.flickr.com/photos/francoismique/3888112348/)against the burning sky. http://nos.nl/uitzending/30155-20110105-200000-nos-journaal-2000-uur.html It's only one ore 2 seconds, at about 9:44.
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Postby tinypiney » Tue Jan 11, 2011 4:10 pm


Oh no :( At least the lighthouse wasn't harmed. :wink:
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