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Harbin elevator still works at 105

Updated : 2018-03-13

By ( chinadaily.com.cn )


A view of the 105-year-old elevator in Harbin, Northeast China’s Heilongjiang province. The elevator is situated in a building constructed in 1903. Currently, it’s one of the two elevators with a history dating back more than 100 years in China.[Photo/Chinanews.com]


An elevator built 105 years ago pictured in Harbin. It takes around 1 minute for the elevator to climb up to the sixth floor from the ground. The elevator’s interior is in the style of ancient China and it also has a traditional iron gate as its door. [Photo/Chinanews.com]


A view of the lifting device for the 105-year-old elevator.[Photo/Chinanews.com]


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