Memorial

Large_placeholder_br Rogier at place de la Liberté

Statue: Rogier at place de la Liberté

{On the east face of plinth:}
1847 - 1852
The miseries of Flanders relieved
Political and economic administrative reforms
The law on the secondary education
1857 - 1861
Reforms in the service of highway maintenance
Agricultural education

{On south face of plinth:}
1824 - 1830
Defence of public freedoms
1830 - 1830
Provisional Government
National Congress

{On west face of plinth:}
1861 - 1868
Development of commercial freedoms
Treaty with England and Switzerland, Spain, Zollverein, Italy, The Low Countries, the United States
Opening up the River Scheldt
1868 - 1885
Parliamentary work
President of the Chamber of Representatives

{On west shield:}
To Charles Rogier
1800 - 1885
National homage

Original inscription:

{On the east face of plinth:}
1847 - 1852
LES MISERES DES FLANDRES SOULAGEES
REFORMES ADMINISTRATIVES POLITIQUES ET ECONOMIQUES
LA LOI SUR L’ENSEIGNEMENT MOYEN
1857 - 1861
REFORMES DANS LE SERVICE DE LA VOIRIE VICINALE
ENSEIGNEMENT AGRICOLE

{On south face of plinth:}
1824 - 1830
DÉFENSE DES LIBERTES PUBLIQUES
1830 - 1830
GOUVERNEMENT PROVISOIRE
CONGRES NATIONAL

{On west face of plinth:}
1861 - 1868
DEVELOPPEMENT DE LA LIBERTE COMMERCIALE
TRAITE AVEC L’ANGLETERRE ET SUISSE L’ESPAGNE
LE ZOLLVEREIN L’ITALIE LES PAYS-BAS LES ETATS-UNIS
AFFRANCHISSEMENT DE L’ESCAUT
1868 - 1885
TRAVAUX PARLEMENTAIRES
PRESIDENCE DE LA CHAMBRE DES REPRESENTANTS

{On west shield:}
A CHARLES ROGIER
1800 - 1885
HOMMAGE NATIONAL

Inaugurated 25 July 1897

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1000, place de la Liberté

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Charles Rogier

In 1833, following a disagreement in the Chamber, he had a pistol duel with A...

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