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Along the western bank of the river Motława is the famous medieval Gdańsk Crane, dating from 1442. It was used to unload ships using ropes and powered by a human-driven treadmill turning two 5m wheels, hoisting up to 2000kg of cargo at a time.
LOCATION: Gdańsk
DATE: Thu, 24/06/2010
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