Posted on 09/27/2007

Photo taken on September 18, 2007

1/13 f/3.2 9.3 mm ISO 200

Panasonic DMC-FZ50

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great smoky mountains
north carolina
blue ridge parkway
balsam mountain
masonic marker

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Contained in construction of the Marker are 687 separate items or memorial pieces, consisting of various types of stones, granite, quartz, marble, slate, jade, onyx, tile, brick, crystal, gypsum, fluorspar, agate, garnet, fossil stone, and petrified wood. The stones are reported to vary in weight from one ounce to a 170-pound stone from a Cuban fortress constructed by Don Hernando DeSoto in the 1500's. (Source)

For a detailed pdf-file of all stones used in this monument: Click here (Warning: slow connection!)

lunaryuna has particularly liked this photo

da hat sich aber einer mal ganz viel Mühe gegeben...;-))
11 years ago.
Pandarine has replied to kolibri*
Ich glaube das waren mehrere ...
11 years ago.
Illo Jütte
Illo Jütte
Schön sieht das aus!!!
11 years ago.
Pandarine has replied to Illo Jütte
Ich fand das auch sofort huebsch - und da wusste ich ja noch gar nicht, was das eigentlich ist. Das Schild haben wir erst hinterher gelesen.
11 years ago.