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A Cable Car is currently being constructed from Greenwich Peninsula to Royal Docks in East London.



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from the south bank:

London Cable Car Construction by wawd, on Flickr


London Cable Car Construction by wawd, on Flickr

cables tied to the smaller north pylon:

London Cable Car Construction by wawd, on Flickr
and now for the south pylon, with Olympic Park in background:

London Cable Car Construction by wawd, on Flickr

Anthony Gormley's Quantum Cloud on the left:

London Cable Car Construction by wawd, on Flickr

crane about to lift piece:

London Cable Car Construction by wawd, on Flickr


London Cable Car Construction by wawd, on Flickr


London Cable Car Construction by wawd, on Flickr


London Cable Car Construction by wawd, on Flickr

and dropping into place:

London Cable Car Construction by wawd, on Flickr
from further up the peninsula near the Thames Clipper pier:

London Cable Car Construction by wawd, on Flickr


London Cable Car Construction by wawd, on Flickr


London Cable Car Construction by wawd, on Flickr


London Cable Car Construction by wawd, on Flickr
and finally a video, complete with peninsula birdsong :)


London Cable Car Construction by wawd, on Flickr

(it's a bit jerky as i was trying to watch it with my own eyes rather than through the viewfinder)
Another 'temporary' London attraction in the 'temporary' London Eye model?...:)
hardly, as far as i can remember the eye was supposed to be taken down by 2005, whose to say this wont be the same?
Another 'temporary' London attraction in the 'temporary' London Eye model?...:)
last night:

London Cable Car Construction by wawd, on Flickr
two wonderful sunsets yesterday and today:

London Cable Car Construction by wawd, on Flickr

north tower far right:

London Cable Car Construction by wawd, on Flickr

bar across the top has been added:

London Cable Car Construction by wawd, on Flickr
^^Whoa! London is building enough attractions to keep Olympics tourists occupied. Well done!
taken a few days ago:

Cable Car Construction London by wawd, on Flickr
How much will be the round trip ticket?
the prices have not yet been revealed
is it fair to say that this is the first cable car that could qualify as an attraction ? :cheers::banana:
^^Whoa! London is building enough attractions to keep Olympics tourists occupied. Well done!
video of the cable car:

The purpose is purely for tourist?
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