Colliery station

Historic buildings, Place to see, Leisure railway
Piesberg colliery station - historic & still in operation

Coal was loaded at the colliery station from 1867, and about 30 years later only stones from the nearby quarry were loaded.
At the end of the Second World War, a provisional connection of the colliery station to the Osnabrück-Bremen line had to go into operation as a bypass; in this way, rail traffic could be maintained even when the Osnabrück railway junction was destroyed. Even today, the colliery railway station is used to tranship stones of all sizes - and at certain times, the Osnabrücker Dampflokfreunde e.V. send their restored locomotives on the rails to the main railway station.. 


  • Zechenbahnhof (c) Susanne Schoon
  • Zechenbahnhof (c) Susanne Schoon

Address & contact

Osnabrücker Dampflokfreunde e. V.
Süberweg 60e
49074 Osnabrück

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