What is this gigantic structure in the middle of the Danube in Hungary that almost looks like an Imperial stepper?
Stunning in every cartilage.
One of the most popular attractions on the banks of the Danube in Esztergom the “coal loader” The building of the Dorog Coal Mines was a separate division of the Dorog Coal Mines.
It was in operation in 1927, but unfortunately no records have been left of the construction of the special edifice, so we do not know much about this interesting chapter in its history.
The function of the structure was to transfer the coal dust extracted by the coal mines to the river barges. The monster was connected to the classification unit of the coal mine by means of a cable car more than 5 kilometers away, so the mica arrived at the structure on these.
A Hungarian word has conquered the world, it is one of the most commonly used terms for men – and it all comes from the name of a Hungarian settlement.
Coal loaded on ships was mainly transported to the capital’s industrial facilities on the Danube. In the heyday of its operation, a staff of 3-4 worked in the structure. The edifice of the Internet they have been compared many times already for Imperial Steppers already known from Star Wars movies.
There are almost innumerable videos about the wonderful monster on Youtube, we now add one to you, Csaba Magyarósi will show you the carbon code:
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