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Lipari, Eolian Islands: Porticello beach & pumice quarries (Oct 2014)

Pumice dump at the NE tip of Lipari Island (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Pumice dump at the NE tip of Lipari Island (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Rusting buoys at Porticello port (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Rusting buoys at Porticello port (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Porticello pumice beach - the most recent loading pier to the right (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Porticello pumice beach - the most recent loading pier to the right (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Conveyor belt leading to the pier at Porticello (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Conveyor belt leading to the pier at Porticello (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Pumice deposits on the sea floor give this part of the coast a turquoise color (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Pumice deposits on the sea floor give this part of the coast a turquoise color (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Some of the mining buildings have tentatively been transformed to other purposes. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Some of the mining buildings have tentatively been transformed to other purposes. (Photo: Tom Pfeiff... [info]
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Porticello beach (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Porticello beach (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Pumice cliffs and mining facilities seen from the sea (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Pumice cliffs and mining facilities seen from the sea (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Porticello pumice beach (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Porticello pumice beach (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Loading pier at Porticello (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Loading pier at Porticello (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Monte Pilato's exposed pumice deposits at Porticello (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Monte Pilato's exposed pumice deposits at Porticello (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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lipari_j07367.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
lipari_j07367.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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lipari_j07373.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
lipari_j07373.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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lipari_j07374.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
lipari_j07374.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Older mining buildings at the coast (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Older mining buildings at the coast (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Zoom on the older Cave di Pomice (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Zoom on the older Cave di Pomice (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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