sidewalk elevator

sidewalk elevator

A freight elevator having a movable platform that operates between a sidewalk outside a building and a different level on a floor within the building.
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West stand in a sidewalk elevator being manufactured at the Ware plant.
Gillespie has made more than 1,500 sidewalk elevators for businesses in New York City alone, including one at Madison Square Garden.
The building features passenger, freight and sidewalk elevators and a windowed basement and sub-basement.