Carte de visite of a steam train on the railway bridge in Cologne, Germany
Carte de visite (CDV) of a steam train on the railway bridge in Cologne, Germany
This fine carte de visite dates to around 1867/1870 and shows the “Dombrücke”, the railway bridge crossing the river Rhine in the Germany city of Cologne (Köln). On the bridge is a steam locomotive of the Köln-Mindener railways. The bridge was destroyed by the allied bombings of Cologne in 1945.
Photographer: J.H. Schönscheidt
Dating to circa 1867 / 1870
6,5 x 10,5 cm
Albumen print mounted on card
In very good condition