Hengelo Archives

May 9, 2011

Hengelo station plaza

Between Almelo and Enschede is the town of Hengelo. A town most notable for its production of olympic class swimmers and being mentioned in a Tragically Hip song.

May 10, 2011

Hengelo park statue

A statue at the entrance to a park dedicated to the memory of Prince Bernhard.

May 11, 2011

Lara Croft larger than life

A mural on the side of a games shop.

May 12, 2011

Hengelo market

Like most towns in this area of Netherlands, Hengelo has a vibrant market culture.

May 13, 2011

Stravinsky Grand Cafe

Time for a coffee overlooking the market square.

May 14, 2011

Football bunting

In preparation for last years world cup there was a lot of excitement about the Dutch football team.

May 15, 2011

Roll cameras

A cast iron sign outside a camera shop.

May 16, 2011

Pictures of war

"vanaf vandaag wijd ik mijn leven aan de strijd voor de vrijheid van mijn volk" - "from today I dedicate my life to the struggle for the freedom of my people" - El Frente 9-9-78

June 13, 2011

Town hall tower

The tower on the town hall dominates the skyline of the town.
(Sorry for the hiatus, we've now moved back to the UK, but don't worry there are still plenty of pictures of Enschede and Twente to come)

June 14, 2011

Swift / van der Kreefi

...or was it van der Kreep?

June 15, 2011

Der Brink

A modern arcade joins the market square to the station plaza.

June 16, 2011

Workers memorial

Overlooking a bridge by the railway station is a memorial commemorating the industrial past of the town.

June 17, 2011

Office art

More art built with a modern office near Hengelo station.

About Hengelo

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