Photochrom or photochrome prints are a type of color prints that were very popular between 1890 and 1910. The photochrome process was mainly used to print postcards. Below is a collection of such old historic photos of steam trains, railways and railway stations around the world.
The railway bridge over the Severn rivier in Sharpness, England
‘Centraal station’ in Amsterdam, Netherlands
An elevating railway in the Catskill Mountains, USA
Can’t get enough of these historic photos? Check out additional photochroms of North America, England, Ireland and the European continent. I have alse made collections of pictures of sailing boats and steamers in harbors.