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    2 photos with an interval of 24 hours... (Pointe du Hoc, Normandy)

    The effect of a storm...
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    Re: 2 photos with an interval of 24 hours... (Pointe du Hoc, Normandy)

    The same place, 24 hours later
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    Re: 2 photos with an interval of 24 hours... (Pointe du Hoc, Normandy)

    Wow! That storm scoured all the cobble off that beach.

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    Re: 2 photos with an interval of 24 hours... (Pointe du Hoc, Normandy)

    very cool!

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    Re: 2 photos with an interval of 24 hours... (Pointe du Hoc, Normandy)

    the beach is 250 meters long, and there was about 1 meter of pebbles.

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    Re: 2 photos with an interval of 24 hours... (Pointe du Hoc, Normandy)

    Pebbles were deposited by the sea behind " Pointe du Hoc "
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    Re: 2 photos with an interval of 24 hours... (Pointe du Hoc, Normandy)

    A small history lesson... :read:

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pointe_du_Hoc

    On the photo, you can see impacts of bombs.


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    Re: 2 photos with an interval of 24 hours... (Pointe du Hoc, Normandy)

    I think the real answer to this is very simple. Someone had bought a Farm locally and didn't want the hassle of growing fields full of crops so they gravelled the whole lot from locally sourced stones!

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    Re: 2 photos with an interval of 24 hours... (Pointe du Hoc, Normandy)

    Quote Originally Posted by Nico
    A small history lesson... :read:

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pointe_du_Hoc

    On the photo, you can see impacts of bombs.
    It's a good spot for fishing.
    What sort of fish do you catch there?

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    Re: 2 photos with an interval of 24 hours... (Pointe du Hoc, Normandy)

    Quote Originally Posted by cbiegel
    Quote Originally Posted by Nico
    A small history lesson... :read:

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pointe_du_Hoc

    On the photo, you can see impacts of bombs.
    It's a good spot for fishing.
    What sort of fish do you catch there?
    You thinking fishing & paintball like me?
    Yes, Ed F took my avatar photo.

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