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The Upper Silesian Narrow-Gauge Railroad Association in Bytom

The Upper Silesian Narrow-Gauge Railroad Association [Stowarzyszenie Górnośląskich Kolei Wąskotorowych] was established in 2002 in Bytom. Currently, it has ca. 30 members.

One of the main tasks of the Association is to maintain and serve the infrastructure and rolling stock of the line GKW Bytom – Tarnowskie Góry – Miasteczko Śląskie, with a total length of 21km.

It also deals with protection of industrial monuments with the emphasis on railway facilities. It fosters rail transport, once very popular in the Upper Silesia. It promotes and researches the history of railroad engineering, industry and the region of Upper Silesia.

Some Association members are persons professionally involved in railroad engineering and lovers of the narrow-gauge railroad.

Tags: Bytom stowarzyszenie Stowarzyszenie Górnośląskich Kolei Wąskotorowych tereny poprzemysłowe

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