THE GS TRAM SITE

ANTWERPEN / ANVERS – ANTWERP

BELGIË / BELGIQUE – BELGIUM

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25 March 1975

The system shortly after the opening of the first stretch of the Pre-Metro (underground section of the tramway).

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Antwerp 1975 tram map

INSET: DOWNTOWN ANTWERP

Antwerp 1975 downtown tram map



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TRAM ROUTES

Operator: Maatschappij vor het Intercommunaal Vervoer te Antwerpen (MIVA)

  2 Groenplaats – Pre-Metro (Meir - Opera – Centraal Station) – Plantin – Harmonie – De Singel – Olympiade – Zwaantjes – Hoboken
  3 In 2 sections: (1) Zuid – Tropisch Instituut - Groenplaats (2) Melkmarkt – Rooseveltplaats – Centraal Station - Stuivenberg – Schijnpoort – Merksem
  4 Groenplaats – Tropisch Instituut - Marnixplaats – Antwerpen-Zuid - Kiel – Zwaantjes – Hoboken
  7 Groenplaats – Meir – Nationale Bank – Harmonie – Berchem – Mortsel (Oude God)
  8 Groenplaats – Meir – Nationale Bank – Groenenhoek – Eksterlaar
10 Melkmarkt – Rooseveltplaats – Centraal Station - De Roma - Borgerhout – Deurne
11 Melkmarkt – Rooseveltplaats – Centraal Station - Draakplaats – Groenenhoek – Eksterlaar
12 Stadion – Schijnpoort – Gasstraat - Centraal Station – Rooseveltplaats - Opera – Nationale Bank – Antwerpen-Zuid - Kiel – Grens Kiel
15 Centraal Station – Plantin – Harmonie – Berchem – Mortsel (Oude God)
24 Silsburg – Borgerhout – De Roma - Centraal Station – Rooseveltplaats - Opera – Nationale Bank – Kiel – Zwaantjes – Schoonselhof


CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SYSTEM

NETWORK LENGTH



HISTORY

GAUGE


SOURCES

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WIKIS

WEB SITES

Thanks to Peter Zondag (from Utrecht, The Netherlands), Guy Cools (from Brussels, Belgium) and Ken Van Oproy (from Antwerp, Belgium) for information obtained through personal communication.


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