During the Second World War, numerous trains are going through Ascq and resistants often do sabotage. On 1 April 1944, after a sabotage, the Nazis massacred 86 men : it is the Ascq massacre.
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The Transpole bus 43 is serving the railway station.
The railway station hosts a little train museum in the trains garage (halle aux trains) animated by the AAATV association. We can find here a steam locomotive 141 TC 51 and an electric locomotive BB 12004 restored and many other train materials.
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The 141 TC 51
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The BB 12004
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Gare d'Ascq, around 1900
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Gare d'Ascq, from east
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An Amsterdam-Paris thalys goes through the station in 1996
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Two Belgian trains in the station
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