This cliff railway served Cliftonville lido, in Margate the top entrance east of the lido pool and opposite Athelstan Rd. It was constructed in winter 1912/1913 by Waygood-Otis and ran from June to September. It was shut in the late 1970's althougth some parts are still visible. The lift ran down a 45° slope behind a brick retaining wall parallel to the cliff face. The counter balanced weight was in a vertical shaft.
Reproduced with the kind permission of Kevin Lane
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