The Cable Car Home Page

by Joe Thompson

A site about cable cars (also known as cable tramways) all over the world.
Elevated Railway

May, 2017 Picture of the Month: "Elevated Railway, Kansas City." A steam dummy locomotive pulls a two-car train into a station. (source: "Electricty in the Far West III -- Kansas City," Elecricity, Vol III, No 16. November 2, 1892).

New in May, 2017: On the Cable Car Lines in Kansas City page: A ten year update on the unique Inter-State Consolidated Rapid Transit, which operated a combined system with a steam dummy line and two cable traction lines.

Coming in June, 2017: On the Kansas City page: A ten year update on the Peoples' Cable Railway

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The Cable Car Home Page
1996 -- The Cable Car Home Page - 20 Years -- 2016

November, 2016 marked the 20th anniversary of this website.
I wish I had written down the date I started it.

The Cable Car Home Page


SF Bay Ferries

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San Francisco Bay Ferryboats (new url)

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Park Trains

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Park Trains and Tourist Trains

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Blog

As if I didn't have enough websites to keep track of, I now have a blog:

The Pneumatic Rolling-Sphere Carrier Delusion

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Big V

And now I now have another blog, mostly about movies:

The Big V Riot Squad

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