Saturday, February 27, 2010

Nodebais ...

... Chemin de la Petite Chapelle -
Chemin d'Agbiermont ...

... Chapelle Gosin ...

Max van der Linden ... (FR)
by maxvanderlinden.be
... Céramiste ...

Friday, February 26, 2010

Railway Embankment Tienen-Hoegaarden ...

... map of nature reserve Railway Embankment
Tienen-Hoegaarden ...

... distant view of the Vlooienkapel / Fleachapel
of Rommersom ...


... the railway embankment former railway line 142 -
Namur-Tienen, now part of the RaVel2,
a cycle path.
The last train to Tienen
travelled down the track in 1968 ...


... a forgotten sign on the railway track ...

... distant view on Hoegaarden ...

... another railway relic ...

... Celismolen en villa Tremeroux ... (NL)
- Klein-Overlaar ...
by molenechos.be
built: first mention 1395 / mill : ca. 1625
... the mill will be restored in 2010 ...

... Grote Gete river, a left tributary of the Demer
near the Celis watermill ...


... spring is just around the corner ! ...

Nature Reserve
Spoorwegberm Tienen-Hoegaarden ... (NL)
by natuurpunt.be
... de vroegere spoorwegbedding vormt nu de
fietsroute
naar Namen, Diest en Sint-Truiden ...

Thursday, February 25, 2010

tracks in the snow ...

... Just outside my window,
There are tracks in the snow.
Who made the tracks? Where do they go? ...
by Wong Herbert Yee

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Terminus Moscou ...

... Tram 4 Moscou - Korenmarkt ...

... Tram 4 on its way to Moscou ...

... old olive tree and Tram 4 ...

... The tram line between Ghent's main railway station,
Sint-Pieters, and the south end of Moscou (now line 4)
to which Moscou used to thank most of its notoriety
outside Ghent, started operating in 1931 ...
source: en.wikipedia.org

... Tram 4 Terminus Moscou ...

Moscou (Ghent) ...
by en.wikipedia.org
... is a densely populated, largely suburban neighbourhood
of the Belgian city of Ghent, which owes its peculiar name
to the presence of the Russian army in 1814-1815....

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Moscou Railway Junction ...

... view from Oefenpleinstraat ...

... caution, elderly people crossing ...
... pedestrian tunnel
Oefenplein street - Eugeen Zetternam street ...

... ONE ...

... Moscou (Ghent) ...

... nos Amis / our Friends ...
(breathtaking graffiti )

... During the 19th and 20th century, Ledeberg
and
Moscou gradually became part of Ghent city,
first turning into residential suburbs and later
into working-class housing areas ...
source: en.wikipedia.org

... the hamlet squeezed between two railway lines ...
... façade Art by Bart Lodewijks ...

... Eugeen Zetternam street ...

... view on Grontrode street ...
... shunting engine 9136 -
TW Merelbeke traction workshop ...

reeks 91 - technische fiche ... (NL)
by treinweb.eu
... bouwjaar 1963-1964 ...

... Moscouviaduct ...

... direction Gent Sint Pieters ...

... diesel train 4150 direction railway line 122
Zottegem - Geraardsbergen ...

... Moscou was also marked by the construction
of a railway junction (serving the Ghent railway lines
to Brussels and Antwerp) and of a freight station,
both on the border of Gentbrugge and Merelbeke...
source: en.wikipedia.org

Monday, February 22, 2010

Moscou Railway Junction ...

... pedestrian tunnel :
Eugene Zetternam street - Gontrode street ...

... 'caution, elderly people crossing' warning sign ...

... I love my johnny ...

... shunting engine 9136 ...

... view on the former crossing keepers house ...
... façade Art - Bart Lodewijks (NL)
by hanstheys.be
... something special about Bart Lodewijks ...

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