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Digue de Cuesmes 29/1
7000 Mons
Present-day road bridge in Nimy

Present-day road bridge in Nimy

Credit : © HCT - A. Genart

There was a swing bridge here. On 23 August 1914, Oskar Niemeyer committed a heroic act which led to his death: he operated the mechanism under fire and was killed, but he prevented the Germans from crossing the canal.

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Rue des Viaducs
7020 Mons
Lat : 50.478881Lng : 3.9500961
0 m
5 years

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