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Angels’ Flight Railway, Los Angeles, California
Angels’ Flight Railway, Los Angeles, California

Angels’ Flight Railway is located in downtown Los Angeles. It is the shortest railroad in the world. Angels’ Flight carries its passengers 315 feet between Hill Street and Olive Street. Constructed in 1901, Angels’ Flight has carried as many 12,000 passengers on the one–block trip in a day. (F3943:95)

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F3943:1-98
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