The Cable Car Home Page

by Joe Thompson

A site about cable cars (also known as cable tramways) all over the world.
Kaikorai cable tram
May, 2016 Picture of the Month: A Kaikorai cable tram crests a hill. Note the pram hooked to the front dash. (Source: "The Kaikorai Cable Tram." Amateur film by William Hood Davidson, 1947. Hocken Collections.)

New in May, 2016: On the Cable Tramways in Australia and New Zealand page: A new article about Dunedin, New Zealand's Kaikorai Tramway

Also New in May, 2016: On the Cable Tramways in Australia and New Zealand page: A photo of Melbourne's South Yarra Winding House, which may be torn down soon

Coming in June, 2016: On the Cable Tramways in Australia and New Zealand page: A new article about Dunedin, New Zealand's short-lived Elgin Road Extension

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

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

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