The Cable Car Home Page

by Joe Thompson

A site about cable cars (also known as cable tramways) all over the world.
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October, 2014 Picture of the Month: A cable train in Omaha, Nebraska. (Source: "Cable Railways in Omaha," Omaha Daily Bee / Sunday, February 21, 1909.)

New in October, 2014: On the Other Cities page: A new article about the Cable Tramway Company of Omaha, including a series of 1909 newspaper ads giving the history of public transit in Omaha

Also New in October, 2014: On the Miscellany page: Excerpts From Directory of Street Railways in the United States and Canada, 1888

Coming in November, 2014: On the Cable Car Lines in New York and New Jersey Page: A new article about the New York Cable Railway

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