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Project name: Pile dwellings
Description: The largest lake village in Africa.
Category: housing
Building status: in use
Location: Ganvié, Benin
Coordinates: 6°28'7.2'' N, 2°24'51.9'' E
Tags: vernacular, informal settlement, water living
Project ID: 81
Published: 1 August 2011
Last updated: 9 December 2011
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