SD9208 : Diamond Ropeworks

taken 28 years ago, 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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Date Taken
Saturday, 17 March, 1990   (more nearby)
Thursday, 13 July, 2006
Mill   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 929 081 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:34.1675N 2:6.5208W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 929 080
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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