SY7083 : Water turbine pump, Sutton Poyntz

taken 13 years ago, near to Preston, Dorset, Great Britain

Water turbine pump, Sutton Poyntz
Water turbine pump, Sutton Poyntz
Known variously as a Whitelaw or Scotch turbine this is the simplest form of reaction turbine and is essentially the same as Hero's steam aeolopile. This is of considerable vintage and is a unique survivor.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 14 April, 2004   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 5 January, 2010
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Machinery   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 706 839 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:39.2689N 2:25.0183W
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