Saturday, 15 November 2008

Terra Firma Chess - Tasmania - Giant Chess Set, Salamanca Place, Hobart

chess in hobart, tas (i wish i could say the girls won)

Giant Chess Set in Salamanca Place, Hobart, Tasmania (Australia):
(Photo by elenakangaroo)

Google maps satellite photo of chess set location - unfortunately obscurred by overlying trees.

Salamanca Place & market (see Wikipedia entry) was named after the victory in 1812 of the Duke of Wellington in the Battle of Salamanca (in Spanish province of Salamanca).

Tags: Duke of Wellington - Giant Chess Set - Hobart - Salamanca Place - Tasmania
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