Aberystwyth Cliff railroad
|Aberystwyth cliff railroad |
Aberystwyth Cliff Railway
Rheilffordd y Graig
|The opening of business||1896August 1|
|Operator||コンスティテューション leech limited|
|Total extension distance||237m|
|The number of the stations||2 stations|
|Gauge of a track||1,435mm|
Our railroad becoming extension 237m on August 1, 1896 starts a business. This train service was the longest cable railway in Britain Islands until cairngorm mountain-climbing railway () (Cairngorm Mountain Railway) started a business in 2001 .
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This train service is a part of コンスティテューション leech () (Constitution Hill) developed in the hill of the same name which is built by Aberystwyth インプルーブメント company (Aberystwyth Improvement Company)  in Victorian Age, and it is the form of the early stage of theme park. The コンスティテューション leech became an arcade and a restaurant, this train service and the hilltop from camera オブスクラ and the park in the foot of the hill. As for the コンスティテューション leech, it is done a design and a taskmaster by George Croydon marks () (George Croydon Marks), and, as for him, it is to Representative Labor Party later, and he designs (Royal Pier) at the same time new pavilion for royal peers () .
As some コンスティテューション Hill, Croydon marks design the sidewalk which they meandered through for a substitute root in the development. 12,000 tons of rocks were dug to put our railroad with intermediate part by low orbit so that the sidewalk could pass over this train service in a pedestrian bridge.
Originally it is traveled by a water balance system, and this train service is electrified in 1921. The railroad of the standard gauge climbs 430 feet (130m) in 778 feet (237m) in a steep grade from 1/2 (50%). There is the vehicle which made a pair which 30 people can take each , and this train service is accompanied by a name of "road ゲライント" (Lord Geraint) and "road marks" (Lord Marks).
Appearance in music and the literature
This train service appears in a work of Malcolm price () (Malcolm Pryce).
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