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Old 02-06-2013, 01:12 AM   #3393
Dave Ward
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Originally Posted by Clancy View Post
Funicular? Means it's spiral - like a funnel.
Not so...

A funicular, also known as an inclined plane or cliff railway, is a cable railway in which a cable attached to a pair of tram-like vehicles on rails moves them up and down a steep slope; the ascending and descending vehicles counterbalance each other.

There is (or was) one at Katoomba.
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