cable tramway


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Noun1.cable tramway - a conveyance that transports passengers or freight in carriers suspended from cables and supported by a series of towerscable tramway - a conveyance that transports passengers or freight in carriers suspended from cables and supported by a series of towers
transport, conveyance - something that serves as a means of transportation
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The walk started from Salts Mill in Saltaire and went via Roberts Park to Shipley Glen, passing the Shipley Glen cable tramway.
Roberts Park is also home to the Shipley Glen Cable Tramway, the oldest in the UK.
Farmers in that part of Whitman County used a wire-rope or cable tramway system to lower sacks of grain, one by one, in buckets attached to the cable.