Germany. Original steel engraving engraved by H. Winkles after G. Heck. 1856. No title on the plate. Very good condition. Hand-coloured. 24,5x20cm. Matted.
1. Turn-Table to Receive a Locomotive and Tender of 30 ft in Length, 2. Cross-Section on line A'B', 3. Longitudinal Section on AB, 4. Turntable, 5. Section of a Turn-Table of Wrought and Cast Iron, 6. Water Pipe of Improved Construction, 7. Section on Line 1-2, 8. Section on Line 5-6, 9. Switch with a Counterpise, 10-12. Switch on the Magdeburg-Leipzig Road, 13. Engine House of the Dusseldorf-Elberfeld Inclined Plane, 14. Plan of the Same, 16. A Drum of an Inclined Plane, 19. Plan of a Roller used upon the Dusseldorf-Elberfeld Inclined Plane, 17. Side View of the Roller, 18. Longitudinal Section upon Line AB, 20. Cross-Section upon CD, 21. Side View of the Car Used at Posen Suspended Railroad, 22. End View of the Car, 28. Plan of the Superstructure of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, 23. Longitudinal, 24. Top view, 25. Side View of the Chair, 26. Attachment of the Rail to the Sill, 27. Cross-Section of the Same. Center: Railway Station at Leipzig, Germany.