Carte de visite of a steam train on the railway bridge in Cologne, Germany
  • 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

     

    "Köln, Brückenportal" 

     

    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

     

      €70.00Price