Crane

Crane may refer to:

  • Crane (bird), a large, long-necked bird
    • Thousand origami cranes, Paper crane, an origami version of this bird
  • Crane (machine), an industrial machinery for lifting
    • Container crane, a machine for lifting intermodal containers
    • Crane (railroad), a crane suited to use on railroads


Crane or cranes may also refer to

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Famous quotes containing the word crane:

    The bells, I say, the bells break down their tower;
    And swing I know not where.
    —Hart Crane (1899–1932)

    Stars scribble on our eyes the frosty sagas,
    The gleaming cantos of unvanquished space . . .
    —Hart Crane (1899–1932)

    Wheeled swiftly, wings emerge from larval-silver hangars.
    Taut motors surge, space-gnawing, into flight;
    —Hart Crane (1899–1932)