Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

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• Employees of the Arctic Coal Company constructing a steam crane, known as the 'Brown steam-hoist crane,' in 1913. The crane was purchased to augment and possibly overtake the process of loading coal into rail cars from the 'Hayward' crane, which was unreliable.
4/8/2008 10:53:33 AM by cchartne, Svalbard Researcher