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An old house in Volterra, from medieval times when homes were built as towers. Easier to protect your home this way as the front door was not on street level but on the first floor. Access was by retractable ladder, pulled up at night.

Camera Maker:Canon
Camera Model:Canon PowerShot A710 IS
Image Title:An old house in Volterra, from medieval times when h
Image headline:A tower house
Original Time Taken:2008:08:25 10:07:21
Shutter Speed:1/100 sec
Exposure Compensation:0 EV
Metering Mode:Pattern
Flash Fired:No Flash
Focal Length:5.8 mm

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