Here’s a bit of 1902 footage of a unique kind of urban transit system, a suspended railway…
Wow! Something that cool must of been torn down a long time ago!
Or so you would think.
As you’ll learn from the latter, there are unique reasons why this unique transit system was built. But still, you’ve got to wonder; lots of congested places here in the eastern U.S. have waterways. Many of them are unsightly polluted messes. Why not build over them?