Spanish Society in the 19th Century
Economy and industrialisation
Population still worked in the fields England or Germany used machinery.
Railway, didn´t appear until the second half of the century.
Steam locomotive and steamship, main forms of transport. First train line Barcelona Mataró in 1848.
The Industrial Revolution brought serious social problems very bad working conditions and child explotation. In rural areas, the peasants extreme poverty. Political demands or the working class.
New social classes, and the bourgeoisie were now the upper class lived in modern neighbourhoods.
Poor neighbourhoodswith bad living conditions. Lower classes, like factory workers, livid here.Coal caused serious polution.