crane follower

noun

Definition of crane follower

: a worker who assists with the grappling of a load by a crane and who follows it to help with its deposition

called also burdenman, groundsman, slingman, spotter

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“Crane follower.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crane%20follower. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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