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Railways in Luxemburg

Station : Rumelange

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Information

Name (french) : Rumelange
Name (german) : Rümelingen-Stadt
Name (luxemburg) : Rümeläng-Stad
Traject : Noertzange - Rumelange
Date opening : 1860
Date closure : -
Remarks : -

Historical data

1-6-1860 :   Opening for goods transport, opening loading station for iron ore
1872 :   Opening nearby blast furnace
1875 :   Closure loadings station for iron ore
7-5-1884 :   Opening sidings to Hesselberg (loading station for iron ore)
15-7-1900 :   Open for passengers transport
1918 :   Nearby blast furnace war damage, end of working, not rebuilt
30-9-1960 :   Electrification
1980 :   Official closure of the sidings to Hesselberg (although for more than 10 years there was no transport over this sidings)
1996 :   Closure of line to Rumelange-Ottange, change of lay out of railway yard
 

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