Cable ferrying

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Below you can find a short description of an element listed in the Slovene Register of the Intangible Cultural Heritage

Cable ferry in Mostec. Photo: B. Sosič, 2016.

Cable ferrying consists of transporting people and goods from one river bank to the other with a ferry attached to a cable. This tradition still survives in Mostec near Dobova on the lower course of the River Sava and on the River Mura, for tourist purposes and other economic activities.