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a railway up the side of a mountain pulled by a moving cable and having counterbalancing ascending and descending cars

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Comment, Page 26 Timeline: Railway operations 2001 - Cairngorm Mountain Ltd (CML) assume operation of the funicular railway May 2008 - HIE takes CML into public ownership in May 2008 October 2009 - Auditor General publishes a performance audit report about the funicular June 2014 - HIE transfers ownership of CML to Natural Assets Investments Ltd (NAIL) July 2018 - CML's consultant engineers raise potential safety concerns September 2018 - CML takes funicular out of service October 2018 - CML's request for working capital loan of up to PS1.8 million from HIE is rejected - but board approves PS1m for snowmaking equipment November 29, 2018 - CML directors placed the company in administration due to mounting cash flow and creditor pressures.
PHC General Manager Cheok Lay Leng said the corporation has historical records and pictures of the funicular railway service that takes visitors up the hill on a daily basis.
The post World's steepest funicular railway to open in Switzerland appeared first on Cyprus Mail .
Built in the style of a French Provence Suzanne country house and the eight-bedroom property comes with its own funicular railway and a golf cart to convey owners and guests through the 73-acre compound.
Built in the style of a French country house and the eight-bedroom property comes with its own funicular railway and a golf cart to convey owners and guests through the 73-acre compound.
Built in the style of a French Provence country house and the eight-bedroom property comes with its own funicular railway and a golf cart to convey owners and guests through the 73-acre compound.
155 skiers, including 37 under-20s, died in an intense fire on board a funicular railway inside a mountain in the Austrian Alps.
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13AN Edwardian funicular railway in which seaside town has been damaged after a huge landslide?
Magellan will leave from Tilbury on June 7 or 13 on a six-night cruise which will call at Bergen, where you can take a ride on the funicular railway for mountainside views across the city.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- A fire broke out at generator room due to an unknown reason at ystanbul's Takim-KarakE[micro]y funicular railway on early Wednesday.
One of the bridges will have a two deck structure with one tier going to a recreation park and the other will carry a funicular railway. There are no delays yet and projects are likely to be completed in time.
More questionable were the "Italian" qualifications of Richard Strauss' rambling Aus Italien, virtually a four-movement symphony but with no Italian elements until the embarrassing variations upon "Funiculi, funicula!" which the gullible composer assumed was an ancient folksong (the Vesuvius funicular railway which was the subject of this commercial popsong was only six years old at the time of Strauss' composition).
Not-to-be-missed is the ride on the Peak Tram, Asia's oldest and the world most famous funicular railway, and a visit to The Sky Terrace 428 situated 428 metres above sea level, the highest viewing terrace in Hong Kong offering a 360-degree panoramic view of the city.
The technical part of the project envisages construction of eight ski-lifts, 3,000 meters long funicular railway, slopes of around 12 kilometers, construction of solid building, reception centers as well as prefabricated objects for service as mountain pastures.