The Cable Car Home Page

by Joe Thompson

A site about cable cars (also known as cable tramways) all over the world.
San Diego cable car

June, 2019 Picture of the Month: San Diego Cable Railway car "Las Peñasquitas" poses in front of the powerhouse. Photograph used with the kind permission of the San Diego Historical Society.

New in June, 2019: On the Other California Cities page: A ten and twenty year update on the ill-starred San Diego Cable Railway

Coming in July: On the Other California Cities page: A ten and twenty year update on Henry Casebolt's experimental overhead cable car line in Piedmont

Also Coming in July: On the San Francisco page: The 125th anniversary of the closing of San Francisco's Midwinter Fair

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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

Please visit my site about

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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