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The crane built in 16th century is built of stone,must have been a bit of a wonder in its day.Very... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
lottie49
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Grimsby, United Kingdom
Very old crane

A quick visit to look at this very old crane which I was informed was over 300 years old. It was... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
JAA_MK
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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3 Jul 2018
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23 Oct 2017
“Very old crane”
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

The crane built in 16th century is built of stone,must have been a bit of a wonder in its day.Very well built as it stands intact today,it was used until 1911 for loading millstones on barges.It is still in working order which says a lot...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

A quick visit to look at this very old crane which I was informed was over 300 years old. It was used to load mined rock onto ships.

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Reviewed 5 May 2013

For 350 years it loaded the coveted millstones and other volcanic rocks on the Rhine ships. One of the many commercial products is the volcano lava, also called the "Eifel gold", which is in Andernach extracted and shipped since more than 2500 years.

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