SD9208 : Diamond Ropeworks

near to Sholver, Oldham, Great Britain

Diamond Ropeworks
Diamond Ropeworks
This little mill has now been demolished (1995) and the steam engine in the room with the tall arched window is now at Bolton Steam Museum. The angled glazing covers the rope race by which power was transmitted from the engine to each floor by ropes from the flywheel.
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Saturday, 17 March, 1990   (more nearby)
Thursday, 13 July, 2006
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 929 081 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:34.1675N 2:6.5208W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 929 080
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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