The railway at Kulmbach, Germany, mid 19th century.
© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library
Print showing the railway at Kulmbach (formerly known as Culmbach). Both the Weiser-Main and Munich-Barnberg-Hof railways pased through Kulmbach. The fortres visible at the top of the background rock housed the margraves of Bayreuth in the 14th and 15th centuries. At the beginning of the 21st century it was being used as a prison. Kulmbach is now best known for its brewing industry. Published in Germany.