Sculpture column of 14 m high, showing from top to bottom:
- "Probennehmer," (Sampler in steel industry), bronze statue.
- "Wiederaufbau" (Reconstruction), bronze relief showing the reconstruction of the steel industry, starting in 1951.
- "Demontage" (Disassembly), bronze relief showing the resistence of the steel workers against the disassembly of the steel industry after World War II, 1947-1951.
- "Flucht und Vertreibung" (Flucht und Vertreibung), bronze relief showing the flight of the people from the eastern parts of Germany after the Second World War.
- "Industrielandschaft" (Industrial landscape), marble relief, showing the foundation of the heavy steel industry in Salzgitter in 1937
- "Zwangsarbeit" (Forced labour), four bronze reliefs, showing forced labourers during the Second World War in Salzgitter.
IW in circle.
- Jürgen Weber (Münster, Westf., 1928 - Pou d'es Lleo, Ibiza, 2007),
German sculptor from Braunschweig
Sources & Information
Locatie (N 52°9'15" - E 10°19'48") (Satellite view: Google Maps)
Item Code: dens068; Photograph: 17 August 2009
/ updated: 2 March 2011
Of each statue we made photos from various angles and also detail photos of the various texts.
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