'Germany's first railway between Nuremburg and Fuerth', Germany, 1835.
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'Deutschland's erste Eisenbahn zwischen Nurnberg und Fuerth'. Coloured lithograph showing the opening ceremony of the Nuremburg-Fuerth Railway on 7 December 1835. Crowds are shown greeting a steam locomotive, which is hauling a train of carriages full of pasengers.