St. Alban ferry "Wilde Maa", Northern Landing - Basel, Switzerland
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67
N 47° 33.413 E 007° 36.139
32T E 394850 N 5267998
Quick Description: A reactive cable ferry in Basel, Switzerland
Location: Nordwestschweiz (AG/BL/BS), Switzerland
Date Posted: 6/29/2009 2:44:18 AM
Waymark Code: WM6NZ1
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 5

Long Description:
This ferry is a reactive cable ferry, i.e. it has no engine of any kind but uses the power of the current to get across the river. It connects the Medieaval quarter of St. Alban with the North side of the Rhine.

It is a pedestrains ferry used by tourists and locals likewise.

It was established in 1894. Transfer costs 1.60 CHF for adults. Daily service, except for floods.
Body of water served: Rhine

Places served:
This landing stage is close to Tinguely museum or the event location Warteck PP.

Terminal / landing address:
Basel, BS Switzerland

Seasonal: no

Hours of operation (non-scheduled ferry service): From: 7:00 AM To: 7:00 PM

Dining room / cafeteria: no

Gift shop: no

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