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Andrè Dumont Toren, As, Belgium
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member TeamYakara
N 51° 00.276 E 005° 36.025
31U E 682439 N 5653554
Quick Description: The 31m high watchtower is a replica of the derrick with which André Dumont discovered in 1901 the first coal in Limburg in As.
Location: Limburg, Belgium
Date Posted: 1/28/2019 10:40:16 AM
Waymark Code: WMZZH4
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Mark1962
Views: 1

Long Description:
NL

Station As is het ideale vertrekpunt voor een fietstochtje in en om het Nationaal Park! Maar ook hier is het mijnverleden niet ver weg: de 31m hoge uitkijktoren is een replica van de boortoren waarmee André Dumont in 1901 de eerst steenkool in Limburg ontdekte te As.


EN


Station As is the ideal starting point for a bike ride in and around the National Park! But here too the mining past is not far away: the 31m high watchtower is a replica of the derrick with which André Dumont discovered in 1901 the first coal in Limburg in As.
Height of Look-Out Tower in feet: 98.00

Difficulty:

Opening times and fees:
Free


Parking Area: Not Listed

Visit Instructions:
Please log only if you have been up there and you must include a photo of the scenic view from the top.
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