The Growth of Industry and Railways, 1848 to 1914


The Growth of Industry and Railways


This map shows the network of railways that developed from 1848 to 1914.
There are also markers for several industries like steel, shipbuilding, and chemicals.


‘Oxford Atlas of World History, Oxford University Press, 1999. General Editor Patrick K. O’Brien. (p. 170)


Map copyright © Philip’s, a division of Octopus Publishing Group Ltd.
Source: Philip’s Atlas of World History

Used under license from Octopus Publishing Group.


This map is one in a series of maps selected from the Oxford Atlas of World History.

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Openness to Trade 1980
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