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CJ47 A Small Island of Seashells 貝殻島
SynopsisThis small island in Chiba Prefecture is made entirely of white seashells, which was accumulated and formed naturally. At low tide it's about the size of a soccer field. It's a mountain of seashells as far as the eye can see. Many are Tokyo Bay clam shells.
Keyword: seashell, shell, island, Chiba, Funabashi, clam, Tokyo, Bay
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