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Railways in Luxemburg

Station : Rodange

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Information

Name (french) : Rodange
Name (german) : Rodingen
Name (luxemburg) : Rodange
Traject : Luxemburg - Pétange - Longwy
Esch sur Alzette - Pétange - Athus
Date opening : 1-12-1874
Date closure : -
Remarks : -

Historical data

1873 :   Opening blast furnace
1-12-1874 :   Opening line to Pétange and to Athus (Belgium). Build of wooden stations building
27-6-1886 :   Opening line to Longwy (France)
1888 :   Build stone stations building
1950 :   Electric signalling
1959 :   Build of large silo for iron ore near blast furnace
1961 :   Replacement and lengthening of several tracks
17-4-1961 :   Electrification
1978 :   Closure and demolishment of blast furnace
1994 :   Tunnel for pedestrians and exit on north side
1999 :   Change of lay out tracks
2000 :   Signal post closed, signalling from Pétange
2003 :   New lay out of tracks (longer tracks, more space)
 

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