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Ice Skating Above Underwater Prison

Rummu’s underwater prison is located in northwestern Estonia (about 40 kilometers west from Tallinn).


Rummu is a small town in Estonia and had a nearby limestone quarry which was founded on 1 January 1938 together with Murru Soviet Prison (how conveniently…) – Convicts were forced to mine limestone.

In 1991 when the Soviet Union collapsed, Estonia again gained it’s independence and limestone mining was ended, Soon enough the quarry became a “quarry lake”.


Faster Than Many Assumed thus resulting the flooding of buildings within the former soviet prison compound and even some machinery.