A photo tour of a lap at the former street circuit Grenzlandring, today the road around Wegberg (Germany). These photos are made at evening in the spring of 2004, by Herman Liesemeijer.

Grenzlandring Wegberg Map
Grenzlandrng Wegberg Germany
We start our lap at the old Start/Finish on the ring road of Wegberg.

Grenzlandrng Wegberg Germany
This kink brings us to the first long straight…

Grenzlandrng Wegberg Germany - Erkelenzer Gerade
The “Erkelenzer Gerade” (Erkelenz Straight).

Grenzlandrng Wegberg Germany - Erkelenzer Gerade
We’re still in the road from Wegberg to Erkelenz.

Grenzlandrng Wegberg Germany - Beecker Kurve
After the long straight comes the next corner, “Beecker Kurve” (Beeck Corner).

Grenzlandrng Wegberg Germany - Beecker Kurve
We turn around Wegberg…

Grenzlandrng Wegberg Germany - Reydter Gerade
After Beecker Corner another long straight, the “Reydter Gerade” (Reydt Straight).

Grenzlandring - Rheydter Gerade
Over the railroad bridge.

Grenzlandrng Wegberg Germany - Roermonder Kurve
The entry to the very long “Roermonder Kurve” (Roermond Corner).

Grenzlandrng Wegberg Germany - Roermonder Kurve
First we cross a bridge underneath another road…

Grenzlandring - Bridge Roermonder Kurve
And then we cross the railroad again!

Grenzlandring - Roermonder Kurve
At the end of the Roermonder Kurve they modified the road to connect a new intersection.
This is also the site of the 1952 accident where 13 spectators where killed.

Grenzlandrng Wegberg Germany
And we’re back at Start/Finish.

© Text & photos: Herman Liesemeijer Map: Mattijs Diepraam 8w.forix

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