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Old Aug 28 2007, 08:33 AM   #1
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In Holland?
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Old Aug 28 2007, 11:07 AM   #3
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Was/is it a complex with a religious background/purpose?
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Old Aug 28 2007, 12:35 PM   #4
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In Belgium?
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Old Aug 28 2007, 03:33 PM   #6
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Some form of monastery?
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eastern Europe?
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Old Aug 28 2007, 10:43 PM   #9
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I would love to see it in person.
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France?
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Old Aug 29 2007, 03:48 PM   #13
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Switzerland?
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Old Aug 29 2007, 04:37 PM   #14
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Old Aug 29 2007, 06:29 PM   #15
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Is it west of the Rhine/Rhone rivers?
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South of Lyon?
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Old Aug 30 2007, 10:22 AM   #18
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In a city that was heavly damaged during the second World War?
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Old Aug 30 2007, 12:43 PM   #19
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Old Aug 30 2007, 06:01 PM   #20
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Is it within 100 kilometers of the Atlantic coast?
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Old Aug 31 2007, 04:51 AM   #21
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Is it on the Seine?
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Old Aug 31 2007, 10:33 AM   #22
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Old Aug 31 2007, 11:45 AM   #24
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On the Somme (or one of its tributaries)?
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Old Aug 31 2007, 08:40 PM   #25
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Is it on the Loire?
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Does the region it's in share a border with Germany?
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Old Sep 1 2007, 06:42 AM   #27
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Is it in the Val de Loire?
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Old Sep 3 2007, 08:06 AM   #29
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In the vicinity of Nantes?
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Old Sep 4 2007, 11:43 AM   #31
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Is it in or near Orleans?
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At or near Chartres?
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Old Sep 4 2007, 04:23 PM   #33
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But Chartres is only <100km from Orleans as the crow flies, isn't it...? quite tricky to get those numbers and stay near the Loire! Hmmm... Tours would be too close to Orleans..

Hmmm... is the river in the foreground the Loire?
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Region of Le Mans?
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On the Sarthe then?
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