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Aerial Trams

Trams' ore-hauling heyday over

Trams' ore-hauling heyday over

This image from the early 1900s shows a passenger train bound for Metcalif, Ariz., passing an aerial tramway on the Coronado Railroad. The steel wire and bucket are on the upper left.

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Trams' ore-hauling heyday over

Trams' ore-hauling heyday over

One of the great advances that occurred in Western mining in the 19th century was the aerial tramway.

June 17, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

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