Aerial Ropeways - UK Manufacturers

(To be read in conjunction with UK Gazetteer)

Aerial Ropeways Ltd., Eldon St. House, South Place, London, E.C. 2    
The British Aerial Ropeway Company Limited, London 4 [As of 1940]    
British Ropeways & Co., 34 Fenchurch St, London 1 [As of 1924]    
Messrs. Bullivants Aerial Ropeways, 72 Mark Lane, London 1 [As of 1924]    
Caledonian Wire Rope Co. 5 [As of 1914]    
George Cradock and Co. 5 [As of 1914]    
Main Ropeways, Victoria St., London 1 [As of 1924]    
Mitchell Ropeways    
Roe Co. Ltd.
[The Roe System - Monocable ropeway]
Ropeways Ltd. 3    
The Ropeway Syndicate    
R. White and Sons, Widness    


1. 'Gypsum in Cumbria', Ian Tyler, 2000, p.168  
2. 'The Mineral Tramways of Great Ayton', Pepper & Stuart, 19??, pp.32-33  
3. 'The Slate Quarrying Industry in Westmorland: Part Two. A Field Survey of selected sites in Troutbeck and Longsleddale', David, RG & Brambles, BA, Transactions of the Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian & Archaeological Society, Vol XCII, 1992, pp.221-222  
4. 'Force Crag - The History of a Lakeland Mine', I. Tyler, 1990, Red Earth Publ., p.53  
5. 'Whitaker's Red Book of Commerce or Who's Who in Business', 1914  


Mike Munro
This page last updated on 15th October 2008