Sunday, 28 August 2011
Funicular Railways of Valparaíso, Chile.
Valparaiso in has had up to 26 working funicular railways - most are now inactive, as of 2009 fewer than 10 are in active use. The funicular railways were mainly constructed in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Here you can see some of them still functiong at Monjas, Artilleria, Lecheros, Baron, El Peral, Espiritu Santo and Polanco.