NIEDER-SACHSEN. HILDESHEIM. Actie über 125 Thaler Courant. black. No 170. Large detailed vignette of the sugar-factory at Dingelbe, near Hildesheim. The factory was built 1872-4. In 1882 a spur was built from the Braunschweig-Hildesheim railway at Garbolzum, 4 km away, to the factory, and this led to an important increase in raw sugar production to 100.000 Zentner per season. The business was converted to a GmbH in 1905. The factory was closed in 1967, and the property is today used as a sports hall. Rare.
Themes: FOOD, SUGAR
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