Forthcoming steam weekends (2020):
01-03 May 04-05 July 13 September 10-11 October
Opening hours at other times:
from 04 April to 17 October every saturday from 10 am to 5 pm.
Further information is available here.
Forthcoming steam weekends are available here.

Water plant

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Towards the rear of the museum's premises we find the depot's water plant. In the tower, into the mid-2000s there were large steel water tanks with a capacity of about 350 m³ (almost 80,000 gallons). The water was principally used for supplying steam locomotives. It was fed through large-diameter underground pipes to the water cranes located at many points around the depot. In the meantime, the tanks have been removed, and the building itself is currently virtually empty.

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Dampflokfreunde Salzwedel e.V. Am Bahnhof 6, 19322 Wittenberge

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