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Apr 30, 2007 - ***Monday - a visit to Schleswig and more interesting Kiel Canal momentos

Hello all! As I mentioned a few days ago my paternal great grandparents are from the North Germany region called Schleswig-Holstein. I have in the past actually visited the city they were from on the west side of this region (the Atlantic side) called Husum. But today I visited the east side on the Baltic Sea side. Schleswig is a pretty city sitting on what is called a schlei - somewhat like a fjord.It is the longest Baltic Sea fjord. It is also a very old city beginning in 804AD. Across the schlei is Haddeby which was Hedeby a Viking...

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