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Jones Cranes

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of Letchworth

part of George Cohen, Sons and Co 600 Group

Kryn and Lahy built Jones Cranes (having type designations prefixed ‘KL’, e.g. KL44)

1968 'World's lowest-priced' 25-ton mobile crane announced [1]

1968 Queen's Award to Industry for Export Achievement [2]

1974 Took two cranes into the precinct of the Britannia Hotel, London as a demonstration of their potential use.[3]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer of 19th April 1968 p625
  2. The Engineer of 26th April 1968 p650
  3. The Engineer 1974/05/16