Spit of Vasilievsky Island. View from the roof. East corner

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Fatta il 30/10/2009
Thomas de Thomon (http://www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jean-Fran%C3%A7ois_Thomas_de_Thomon ) was the author of Old Saint Petersburg Stock Exchange and Rostral Columns on the spit of Vasilievsky Island in Saint Petersburg.

The needle of the Admiralty (http://www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Russian_Admiralty ) , the golden dome of Saint Isaac's Cathedral (http://www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Isaac%27s_Cathedral ) and blue tower of Kunstkamera (http://www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kunstkamera ) are visible from this corner.
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