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Baikal Gallery

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Choose from 98 pictures in our Baikal collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Photos, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.

Olkhon Island in Lake Baikal Featured Print

Olkhon Island in Lake Baikal

Olkhon Island. View across the shore of Olkhon Island across the water of Lake Baikal, Russia. Baikal has the largest volume of fresh water of any lake in the world, and is second only to the Caspian Sea in total water volume. Baikal is 636km long and 79km across at its widest and has a maximum depth of 1642m. Olkhon is the largest of the 27 islands in the lake and has an area of 730 sq. km. At its height Olkhon reaches 818m above the surface of the lake. Olkhon has about 1500 inhabitants, all of whom are Buryat people native to the region. The local economy is mainly subsistence farming, although there is increased volume of tourism in the region due to Baikal's status as a UNESCO World Heritage Site


Viaduct on the The Circum-Baikal Railway Featured Print

Viaduct on the The Circum-Baikal Railway

The Circum-Baikal Railway - a historical railway in the Irkutsk region of Russia. It runs along the Northern shore of the Southern extremity of the lake from the town of Slyudyanka to the Baikal settlement. A viaduct 72 miles from Irkutsk is pictured on this card. Date: 1906

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

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The Port Baikal loading installations Featured Print

The Port Baikal loading installations

A view of the installations at Port Baikal for loading/boarding the icebreaker Baikal'. Trains were loaded on a track that led through the gantry at the left. The photograph was taken from the gangway used by passengers to board the ship at a higher level. Date: circa 1905

© The Philip E Robinson / Mary Evans Picture Library

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