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Visit to Brucebyen on your Svalbard cruise

Impressive railroad remains from over 100 years ago

Information about Brucebyen

Across the bay from Pyramiden, surrounded by some impressive mountains and

geology, with a small group of houses and remains of a railway.

These were constructed in 1919 by William Spiers Bruce, the Scottish oceanographer and polar scientist, with the Scottish Spitsbergen Syndicate Ltd. It is a great example of attempts to mine at the start of the 20th century.

Highlights Close to Brucebyen

Animals in Brucebyen

Our trips to Brucebyen

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