Shaft IV in Heinitz

Landesarchiv Saarbrücken and Staatskanzlei des Saarlandes Open Gallery

State Chancellery Saarland

State Chancellery Saarland
Saarbrücken, Germany

Transporting coal to the Shaft IV at the Heinitz pit near Neunkirchen. The high smoking chimneys dominated the silhouette of the Saarland landscape. Trains at the pit station travelled towards Bexbach from 1850 where they were transported from the Palatine Ludwig railway to southern Germany.


  • Title: Shaft IV in Heinitz
  • Creator: Landesarchiv Saarbrücken, Staatskanzlei des Saarlandes Open Gallery
  • Subject Keywords: Das Erbe Kapitel 6 – Expansion

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