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"Martinsloch Elm"
Issue date: 8th March 2012
 
Sights of Switzerland

Twice a year - on 13/14 March at 8.53 a.m. and on 30 September/1 October at 9.32 a.m. - the sun briefly shines straight through the Martinsloch just before it is due to rise, illuminating the church tower in Elm.

The mountain chain is known as the Tschingelhörner is a mountain ridge in the Glarus Alps.

 

Elm Tschingelhörner stamp timbre Briefmarke francobolli

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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