SJ7099 : Rope changing winch, Astley Green Colliery

taken 12 years ago, near to Astley Green, Wigan, Great Britain

Rope changing winch, Astley Green Colliery
Rope changing winch, Astley Green Colliery
Wood Bros, wigan horizontal duplex compressed air geared rope changing winch. Formerly in use at Agecroft Colliery SD8001 : Rope changing winch, Agecroft Colliery. It can now be demonstrated on compressed air and the enormous winding engine at Astley Green has also been turned on compressed air in a limited manner.
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SJ7099, 108 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 22 May, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 13 July, 2010
Category
Steam engines   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 7046 9995 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:29.7250N 2:26.8045W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 7046 9995
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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