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Star Wars and Port Cranes

by Terry Sovil

Star Wars! Ports! Somehow connected? Perhaps. Urban legend in San Francisco says George Lucas inspiration for the Imperial Walker came from the cranes near Jack London Square in Oakland. The Imperial Walker is the huge All Terrain Armored Transports or AT-AT for short. The cranes are Gantry Cranes used to unload containers. The Imperial Walkers appeared in the second episode of Star Wars, The Empire Strikes Back. True? You decide....

Star Wars and Port Cranes

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