EVIDENCE OF TRAINS—BY THE SHAPES OF BUILDINGS…MORE THAN ONE MIGHT CONSIDER!
Narbonne’s tramways have been explored in some depth in my previous post …..
The route to Fleury set off Northeast from the tramway station on the forecourt of the Gare du Midi in Narbonne. After a very short distance the tramway route turned to a more southeasterly direction and in turn, within a short distance, left behind the suburbs of Narbonne.Things in the early 21st century are much different. In the image above the line can be seen leaving the station and heading East.  In the image below that line is now a road flanked by domestic dwellings. The cemetery appears to be essentially unchanged.The route as far as Vinnasan is shown on a composite of aerial photographs from 1939 to 1958 below.  Most of the route followed what is now the D68 over relatively flat countryside. I have not…
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