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Mining Structures

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Railroads, Cars, Transportation, Railroads Railroad scene. [A photo a rail line heading into a mining location. Several wooden mining structures are located in the background and there are railroad flatcars and ties visible in the foreground.]

Scanned: August 19, 2005


Iron Mine Headframe

Metal Trade, Iron Industry and Trade, Iron Mines and Mining, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Iron Mines and Mining, Railroads, Cars Steel shaft - Norrie Mines - Ironwood [A photo of an open steel mine headframe with rail cars loading ore. Another headfame and poor rock piles are visible in the background.]

Scanned: August 19, 2005


Spitzbergen Locations

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Railroads, Cars, Harbors Album Cover: "To the man who started it all John M Longyear from his former clerk care S. Sather 1921." Old Mine, Kings Bay. [A mine adit connected to a trestle via a rail line. A steam crane transfers coal from a stockpile under the trestle to a rail car. A harbor is visible in the background].

Scanned: June 24, 2008


Spitzbergen Locations

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Railroads, Cars, Buildings Album Cover: "To the man who started it all John M Longyear from his former clerk care S. Sather 1921." Coal Dump, Kings Bay. [A rail car dumps coal onto a stockpile from a high trestle. A steam crane below transfers coal to rail cars. A building stands adjacent].

Scanned: June 24, 2008


Spitzbergen Locations

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Railroads, Cars, Transportation, Railroads Album Cover: "To the man who started it all John M Longyear from his former clerk care S. Sather 1921." Kings Bay. [A steam crane stands adjacent a coal stockpile and two rail lines each with rail engine and cars. A mountain stands in the background].

Scanned: June 24, 2008


Spitzbergen Locations

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Railroads, Cars, Harbors Album Cover: "To the man who started it all John M Longyear from his former clerk care S. Sather 1921." Cape Boheman (Dutch). [A small settlement with around five buildings adjacent a coal stockpile and a harbor. Two Dutch flags fly on flagpoles. A rail line runds through the scene].

Scanned: June 24, 2008


Spitzbergen Locations

Harbors, Railroads, Cars, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources Album Cover: "To the man who started it all John M Longyear from his former clerk care S. Sather 1921." Cape Boheman (Dutch). [A small settlement by a harbor. Two Dutch flags fly on flagpoles. A rail line runds through the scene. A mine opening is visible under a small hill. several small boats are visible by the shore].

Scanned: June 24, 2008


Spitzbergen Locations

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Railroads, Cars, Transportation, Railroads Album Cover: "To the man who started it all John M Longyear from his former clerk care S. Sather 1921." Passenger Haulage Longyear Valley. [A group of men sit on a rail trolley on an inclined rail line. An aerial tramway tower stands in the foreground].

Scanned: June 24, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Industries, Railroads, Cars Spitzbergen, '07. Advent Bay. Entrance to Coal Mine. [A rail car sits by the wooden entrance to a mine on a mountainside].

Scanned: March 12, 2008


Spitzbergen Locations

Railroads, Cars, Excavation, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources Album Cover: "To the man who started it all John M Longyear from his former clerk care S. Sather 1921." Kings Bay. [A crane transfers coal from a stockpile to a rail car connected to a steam locomotive].

Scanned: July 3, 2008