Steam brought plenty of changes towards the Victorian era, as steam-powered machines were everywhere. Steam what food was in nearly every part of their lives. They now had factories with machines that could replace people. Some of those people became professionals, along with the computer guy got into prominence. Goods could be produced on the massive scale, and don't forget they now had steam engines that could transport items extensively. It was a time of telecommunication for them, and traveling that can be done via steam-engine trains and ships. It was a time of changes, indeed.