National Geographic : 1944 Oct
Wide World by E.M. Newman Moving as on Air, a Cable Ferry Carries Horses, Carts, and Passengers across the Old Port Dispensing with draw and lengthy approaches, the Transporter Bridge gives ample clearance to shipping. Its cable-hung platform moves on wheels inthe lofty track (page 428). Any falling parts land in the safety net. Spired with masts, a channel (center) connects old and new ports.