1948: Angels Flight – the shortest railroad in the world

“A side view of two Angels Flight cable cars. Angels Flight – “the shortest railroad in the world” – opened in 1901, closed 1969″
Angels Flight Cable Cars

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  1. Anna K.

    Angels Flight reopened in 2010, a few blocks from its original location. The little railway even made a cameo appearance in an episode of “NCIS: Los Angeles.”


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