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Feb 04, 2014
Barcelona, Montjuïc Cable Car

Barcelona’s Montjuïc Cable Car, Part 1

Last fall I had an opportunity to tour and document Barcelona’s Montjuïc Cable Car and Funicular. This is the first of two parts documenting the Cable Car system. For the second part, click here. Click here for a discussion of the Funicular.  Approaching Barcelona’s Montjuïc Cable Car from the adjacent Funicular station one could be forgiven...

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Jan 30, 2014
Barcelona, Montjuïc Funicular

System Profile: Montjuïc Funicular, Barcelona

As we know, public transit agencies rarely implement cable transit solutions within their networks (hence this website), and when they do, they tend to implement them not as fully-integrated components of their network but rather as isolated, independent components (here or here for example). They’re treated kind of like that awkward, sticky-fingered step-cousin you only...

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