"Iron cable limestone transport Forsby - Köping" Kungsör by El_Sueco
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The limestone transportation system with iron cable is about 42 km long. It goes from the limestone quarry in Forsby to Köping. It has been elected as the Industrial memory of the year.
The transportation has stopped many years ago, but the system is still maintained as a industrial memory.
There is a supporting association who protect the construction with some houndred members.
A future dream is to perhaps give the possibilities to make tourists go travelling in those big steel baskets ...
We are waiting for that day!
When travelling by car from Köping to Arboga you will pass under this proud memory of a industrial achievment many years ago.
Go further in some 100-200 m and you will find a big oak. The oak tree is the biggest tree in Sweden. This tree in this... more travel advice
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