Railways in Luxemburg

Railways in Luxemburg

Station : Esch-Belval



Name (french) : Esch-Belval
Name (german) : Esch Beles
Name (luxemburg) : Esch Bieles
Traject : Luxemburg - Esch sur Alzette - Pétange - Athus
Date opening : not for passengers transport
Date closure : -
Remarks : -

Historical data

1-8-1883 :   Opening loading station for iron ore
1909 :   Enlargement of railway yard, because of the vicinity of a blast furnace
4-10-1958 :   Enlargement of railway yard, because of that there was less need for shunting in Esch sur Alzette central station
1959 :   Electric signalling
6-2-1961 :   Electrification

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