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500 Years of Funchal City SI

500 Years of Funchal City

Funchal the capital and principal city of the Madeira Autonomous Region, located along the southern coast of the island of Madeira. It is a modern city, located within a natural geological ‘amphitheater’ composed of volcanological structure and fluvial hydrological forces. Beginning at the harbor (Porto de Funchal), the neighborhoods and streets rise almost 1,200 metres (3,900 ft), along gentle slopes that helped to provide a natural shelter to the early settlers (Wikipedia source).

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Issue Date: 02.06.2008
Values: EUR 2.45, EUR 2.45, EUR 2.66 EUR
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