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

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