Montreal Tower Funicular - Montreal - Quebec - Canada
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GT.US
N 45° 33.596 W 073° 33.080
18T E 613059 N 5046175
Quick Description: This funicular is the only one in the world that works on a curved and inclined structure. The two level glass funicular connects the ground to the Montreal Tower Observatory.
Location: Québec, Canada
Date Posted: 6/3/2010 2:40:51 AM
Waymark Code: WM8Z3T
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 113

Long Description:
This funicular can accomodate 76 passengers at a time. During the high season it makes approximately 100 trips back and forth each day. The rail is 255 meters long. The cable is 600 meters long. The car travels 2 meters per second.
Seasonal?: Open All Year

Funicular's Official Website: [Web Link]

Length of Track: 266 meters

Angle of Incline: 45

Elevation: 175 meter

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