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Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Transportation, Railroads, History, Modern, 20th Century [A woman watches a crane transfer coal from a large stockpile to a coal hopper positioned above a rail car].

Scanned: April 3, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Transportation, History, Modern, 20th Century (10577) (Wilse - Eneret) (Artic Coal Co. - Advent Bay). (B.) Envelope 8. See p. 30. 1909. [View from a mountainside down upon an aerial tramway terminal with numerous tramway towers leading off it, and upon a small settlement on the valley floor. Three men and one woman walk on a path above the terminal].

Scanned: March 4, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Transportation, Railroads, History, Modern, 20th Century Incline Tramway from village to mine. [A simple rail line runs up a mountainside to a mine. An aerial tramway terminal is visible near the mine].

Scanned: March 4, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Transportation, Natural Resources, History, Modern, 20th Century Wharf at Advent Bay. June 2, 1908. "Wharf. Advent Bay. Left hand part is new as also is the trestle loading to shore. June 2, 1908 [A wooden dock under construction. The dock is surrounded by ice].

Scanned: April 9, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Transportation, Railroads, History, Modern, 20th Century "Traveller" for loading coal from stockpile. [A crane fills a wooden hopper with coal. Two rail lines run underneath the hopper and several rail cars are positioned below it].

Scanned: March 4, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, History, Modern, 20th Century, Transportation Spitzbergen. 1914. Advent Bay. Part of Arctic Coal Co's Camp. Mine No.1. 76. [A mine is located on the high slopes of a mountain. A railway and aerial tramway lead to the mine. One building is visible at the bottom of the slope].

Scanned: March 12, 2008


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

History, Modern, 20th Century, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Transportation 1912 V-4. [A mine and aerial tramway terminal on a mountainside. Aerial tramway towers run across the montain].

Scanned: March 19, 2008