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Old Feb 22, 2007, 8:34 AM   #1
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A Byzantian underground cistern in Istanbul.
It's dimensions are 140 m. to 70 m. and supported by 336 piece of 9 m. high columns. Constucted in 6th century AD.

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Eerie atmospheric pics, lots of red, wonder what pics a

night scope on a camera would make here.
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I believe this is the cistern whichliesjust across Hagia Sophia, both of which had been built about the sameyears during the reign of the legendary Byzantine emperor Justinianusah, and his dear wife Theodora!

Well done Emre!
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