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Contest #309 answer: Völklinger Hütte Ironworks, Völklingen, Germany

There are quite a few industrial world heritage site on the UNESCO list, amongst whom is the former Ironworks complex in Völklingen: The Völklinger Hütte.


Erected in 1881, the plant began producing in 1883 and stayed into production until 1986.
In 1994 it was added to the UNESCO World Heritage list as this is the only intact example of an integrated ironworks from this period.

Recently I made a panorama-view of the entrance.

Those who blasted their furnaces:

  • Cloudspotter
  • Gary Arndt
  • Lighthouse
  • Garfield
  • rob de wolff
  • mehmet durmus
  • Walter_V_R
  • Rockless Glaciator
  • Dry Bowser
  • Phil Ower
  • donaaronio
  • krenek

– Hint –

  • hhgygy
  • mccrumplair
  • Fred A
  • Eiram
  • Eloy Cano
  • David Kozina
  • Rosella
  • Paul Franson
  • Sandworm
  • Voodoochild
  • Paul Voestermans
  • Romano

(Hurray! finally Gary made it on the scores list 🙂 )

August 30th, 2013 Posted by | Uncategorized | no comments

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