As a bit of a remedy to the Thorlerbahn video, this is a video of the Mixnitz-St Erhard line, which is still with us!
Thursday, 12 April 2007
Unusually this Austrian narrow gauge line closed as recently as 1999, and has now been lifted. From the video it looks like it took a typically scenic route. Excuse the translation - the original website is in French. You may find the original easier to understand!
Saturday, 7 April 2007
The Padstow Cliff Railway is a private line used to transport lifeboatmen down the cliff to the lifeboat station at Mother Ivey's Bay. At just 32 metres long it must be one of the shortest - and steepest - lines in the country!