cable car

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Synonyms for cable car

a conveyance for passengers or freight on a cable railway

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San Franciscans came face to face in their newspapers with the realization that they were about to lose the world's first-and last-and indubitably most famous cable-car system.
TIGHTROPE walker Freddy Nock obviously finds cable-car rides a bit dull, so he walks up the wire instead.
My favourite route is to take the railcar from Arth-Goldau all the way up to Kulm, then walk down to the cable-car station at Scheidegg (about a three hour hike at a comfortable pace).
It appeared to be the worst of its kind since 155 skiers and snowboarders died in a November 2000 alpine cable-car fire
The cable-car line links Singapore's southern coast with the nearby Sentosa island resort, with each two-way trip lasting about 20 minutes.
At High Camp, at the top of the cable-car lift, there is a skating rink - but not one of those little dinky ones that are popping up at many ski areas.