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The Street Beneath Your Feet: Japanese Manhole Covers

Posted by rod - 19.04.2009

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Links for other Japanese manhole cover art and online galleries:

There are 302 images of Japanese manhole covers on flickr, see them here.
And a particularly good flickr set /collection of Japanese manhole covers here.
Pink Tentacle has a great collection of links and some images of Japanese manhole covers here.
And you can see some more images here.
Links to other manhole covers from all over the world can be found here on Drainspotting.

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