The Cable Car Home Page

by Joe Thompson

A site about cable cars (also known as cable tramways) all over the world.
Consolidated Piedmone powerhouse

May, 2019 Picture of the Month: The former Consolidated Piedmont powerhouse at 27th and Harrison Streets in Oakland is now a Whole Paycheck Market. Google Maps Streetview Image updated February 2019. Copyright 2019 Google.

New in May, 2019: On the Other California Cities page: A ten and twenty year update on Oakland's Consolidated Cable Company

Coming in June: On the Other California Cities page: A ten and twenty year update on the ill-starred San Diego 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

Please visit my site about

San Francisco Bay Ferryboats (new url)

SF Bay Ferries

Park Trains

Please visit my page about

Park Trains and Tourist Trains

Park Trains

Blog

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

The Pneumatic Rolling-Sphere Carrier Delusion

Blog

Big V

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

The Big V Riot Squad

Big V

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