The Cable Car Home Page

by Joe Thompson

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

May, 2022 Picture of the Month: "Scene of the daring $4,100 robbery of officials of the California street cable road on a street car at California and Jones streets yesterday." (Source: San Francisco Examiner, 04-January-1922)

New in May, 2022: On the California Street Cable Railroad page: A 1922 article about a James Gang-style robbery on a California Street cable car.

Coming in June, 2022: On the Cable Car Lines in San Francisco page: Newspaper stories about some accidents in 1922

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The Cable Car Home Page 25 Years
1996 -- The Cable Car Home Page - 25 Years -- 2021

November, 2021 is the 25th anniversary of this website.
I wish I had written down the date I started it.

The Cable Car Home Page 25 Years


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