SS7149 : Fill her up!

near to Lynton, Devon, Great Britain

Fill her up!
Fill her up!
The simple but effective mechanism for filling the balance tank under the car of the SS7149 : Lynton and Lynmouth funicular. The water is fed from a local stream and the weight of the water carries the car downhill whilst pulling its twin, with an empty ballast tank, up hill.
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March 1977   (more nearby)
Thursday, 30 March, 2006
Industrial heritage > Industrial heritage   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SS 719 496 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:13.8700N 3:50.1663W
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