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Poolburn Dam ( reservoir ) Central Otago, NZ.
Completed in 1931 as a storage dam to irrigate the Ida Valley.

The dam and surrounding areas was used extensively as the land of Rohan and the Rohirrim Village in the Lord of the Rings.
It was one of the producer Peter Jackson's favourite locations.
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Mar 06 2013 05:40 GMT Annamaria
Great scenery!!
Mar 06 2013 16:30 GMT hans55 PRO
i can imagine why it was Peters favourite location ... a beautiful area ... must be great to be there ...and not many people there !!!
we have seen the Hobbits wto weeks ago ...another masterpiece !!!
Mar 06 2013 21:09 GMT MargNZ
Thank you Annamaria :)
Mar 06 2013 21:10 GMT MargNZ
Thank you Hans .... I have not seen the Hobbit yet :)