Photographer's Note

One of Northern Jutland's most popular tourist attractions "Den Tilsandede Kirke" (the church buried in sand dunes) is located not too far from Skagen.

The only part left of once Denmark's largest medieval church (built in the late 1300s) is the tower seen in this picture. The sand started drifted in the area around the 16th century and reached the church about a century later. This is when the nearby villagers began their struggle with nature; trying to keep the sand drifts from blocking the doorway of the church. However, in 1795 the church was closed by order of the Danish king. In 1810 it was torn down completely, but the tower was spared as a navigational landmark.

About the picture;
The photo was taken on our roundtrip in Denmark.
The Tower is mucht higher than on the picture, becouse he is behind the dune. Bud on the photo, he is a real "burried Church".

I crop the photo and I hope you like it.

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