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Selimiye Barracks
08-DEC-2004

Selimiye Barracks

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Selim III housed his troops, intended to replace the Janissary troops, in a wooden building on the spot of this huge complex, first parlty built in stone under Mahmud II, later finished under Abdül Mecit. They are in military use.

Nikon D70
1/400s f/8.0 at 195.0mm full exif

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