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Jan S. Krogh's Geosite: Latvia - Lithuania Boundary Points LTLV-0561 (Laižuva, LT / Laižuvė, LV)


Welcome pole to Lithuania. (Lietuvos Respublika = Republic of Lithuania.)

Position: 56° 23' 17"N  22° 23' 19"E. 

Indirect Lithuanian border marker no 0561 (35,3 m from the boundary line) photographed in direction of Latvia over the border bridge at River Vadakstis/Vadakste.  The border treaty states very clear that the boundary runs in the middle of the river, both on and below the bridge.

The border marker is well protected. 

Indirect Latvian border marker no 0561 photographed in the northern direction.

The bridge from north towards south.  The Latvian marker was located 26,7 m from the boundary line. 

From the Lithuanian marker towards south.

The point was visited in June 2012.

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This page was first time made on 4 nov 2012. This page was last time updated 23/12/12 .