Schlagwort-Archiv: walter hollnagel

Stunning railway photos in Hamburg between 1947 and 1958

Not just for trainspotters: These awesome monochrome and colored photos of railways and railway situations in Hamburg, Germany were taken by photographer Walter Hollnagel between 1947 and 1958. This is just a small selection of a variety of photos you can find in the picture library of German ‘Eisenbahnstiftung Joachim Schmidt‘.

Hamburg central station

“Bahnsteigszene in Hamburg Hbf” – 06.06.1958 – Photo by Walter Hollnagel

Train station HH-Altona

“VT 12 508 erhält in Hamburg-Altona den Abfahrauftrag durch den Aufsichtsbeamten.” – 13.09.1957 – Photo by Walter Hollnagel

Train leaving Hamburg central station for Cologne

“03 184 verlässt mit D 394 nach Köln den Hamburger Hauptbahnhof” – 22.04.1956 – Photo by Walter Hollnagel