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.

Georgian Manganese Holding, Chiatura, Georgia, 2018.

Cableway worker and passenger, Chiatura, Georgia, 2018.

Cableway worker and station, Chiatura, Georgia, 2018.

Cableway station, Chiatura, Georgia, 2018.

Cableway station and worker, Chiatura, Georgia, 2018.

Central Cableway Station, Chiatura, Georgia, 2018.

Cableway passenger, Chiatura, Georgia, 2018.

Georgian Manganese Holding, Chiatura, Georgia, 2018.

Cableway car interior, Chiatura, Georgia, 2018.

Cableway worker, Chiatura, Georgia, 2018.

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