Georgian Manganese Holding, Chiatura, Georgia, 2018.

In the Georgian mining town of Chiatura, streets vault into the sky.  Locals call the cable car system “roap road,” using the same Soviet-era cars and cords to traverse the city as in the 1950s.

Cableway station, Chiatura, Georgia, 2018.

Cableway station and worker, Chiatura, Georgia, 2018.

Georgian Manganese Holding, Chiatura, Georgia, 2018.

Cableway worker and passenger, Chiatura, Georgia, 2018.

Cableway passenger, Chiatura, Georgia, 2018.

Cableway station and worker, Chiatura, Georgia, 2018.

Cableway station, Chiatura, Georgia, 2018.

Georgian Manganese Holding, Chiatura, Georgia, 2018.

Cableway worker, Chiatura, Georgia, 2018.

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