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The Hungarian-style horse mill

The Hungarian-style horse mill

The Hungarian-style horse mill was the best machine for the vertical transportation of salt. It was able to lift loads […]

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Strongbox

Strongbox

A safe for storing the salt company’s accounting documents is the heaviest and largest exhibit at the Wieliczka Salt Works […]

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Salt block

Salt block

The basic method for moulding the salt bed in the Wieliczka mine was to tear it out with the use […]

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Horse-drawn train

Horse-drawn train

The first, and quite numerous, projects of railway transport in the Wieliczka salt mine were designed around the mid-19th century; […]

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Saltdiggers’ Horn from 1534

Saltdiggers’ Horn from 1534

This is a unique work of art of the Renaissance, which symbolises the former wealth of Krakow Saltworks. It is […]

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