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Tintin, Snowy and Captain Haddock approach Marlinspike Hall. Used to illustrate the subject matter of the article Marlinspike Hall.

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  • Marlinspike Hall

    Marlinspike Hall (French: Château de Moulinsart) is the mansion that Captain Haddock reclaims in...

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current22:43, October 24, 2010Thumbnail for version as of 22:43, October 24, 2010470 × 155 (15 KB)Nankai (wall | contribs)Tintin, Snowy and Captain Haddock approach Marlinspike Hall. Used to illustrate the subject matter of the article Marlinspike Hall. {{Hergecartoon}}

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