Category: Ilford HP5

Luckauer Strasse at the corner with Waldemarst…

Luckauer Strasse at the corner with Waldemarstrasse, which shows the viewing platform from which I took the previous two postings which were taken in June 1986. This pic was taken the previous March, hence the snow.

Früstücksstube on Askanischer Platz, next to t…

Früstücksstube on Askanischer Platz, next to the Anhalter Bahnhof ruin. On the full-size scan, it can be seen that Lord, HB, and Lux brand cigarettes are available from the cigarette machine, and bottles of Schultheiss beer are available inside. You could also obtain Curry Wurst, of course. From 1986.

Berlin Stresemannstrasse as the Berlin Wall de…

Berlin Stresemannstrasse as the Berlin Wall death zone, in March 1986. This building is Stresemannstrasse 128-130, and is now the Federal Ministry for the Environment (BMUB).

West Berlin Stresemannstrasse at the junction …

West Berlin Stresemannstrasse at the junction with Köthener Strasse in 1986.

West Berlin 1996. Buildings in the area of Des…

West Berlin 1996. Buildings in the area of Dessauer Strasse and Bernburger Strasse seen from Stresemannstrasse. Areas like this close to the Berlin Wall remained blighted while the wall was up due to access problems. 

A modernist sculpture in the New National Gall…

A modernist sculpture in the New National Gallery in Berlin in 1986.

S-Bahnhof Berlin-Steglitz in 1986. (Rathaus St…

S-Bahnhof Berlin-Steglitz in 1986. (Rathaus Steglitz).

Berlin-Marienfelde S-Bahnhof platform in 1985….

Berlin-Marienfelde S-Bahnhof platform in 1985. A modest station-house existed here pre-war. It did not survive. A large goods yard is down-line from here, and some of the service buildings are still in place.

Berlin-Marienfelde S-Bahnhof platform in 1985….

Berlin-Marienfelde S-Bahnhof platform in 1985. The indicator-board shows that a train to Gesundbrunnen is expected on this platform.

West Berlin General-Pape-Strasse in 1985. The …

West Berlin General-Pape-Strasse in 1985. The Papestrasse S-Bahnhof is down the path on the left. Now this whole site is taken up with the large new Berlin Südkreuz station.