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We used to have these switch towers

I was in Hakodate for a few hours and was surprised to see one of these switch towers in Hakodate... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2017
Quack H
,
HONG KONG
A Piece of Trolley History

My wife and I ran across this structure on our way back to our room from the nearby onsen. It is... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2016
Nick I
,
Queens, New York
via mobile
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16 Jan 2017
“We used to have these switch towers”
25 Aug 2016
“A Piece of Trolley History”
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Suehirocho, Hakodate, Hokkaido
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

I was in Hakodate for a few hours and was surprised to see one of these switch towers in Hakodate. We used to have these towers in my city when I was a little girl.

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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

My wife and I ran across this structure on our way back to our room from the nearby onsen. It is an old switch tower installed back in 1939 when changing traffic signals and shifting tracks for the the trolleys had to be manually. It...More

Thank Nick I
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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