NZ2763 : Friar's Goose Pumping Engine

taken 12 years ago, near to Felling, Gateshead, Great Britain

Friar's Goose Pumping Engine
Friar's Goose Pumping Engine
These remains housed an engine built by Robert Stephenson in the early 19c. for pumping water from the coal mines below.
Every pump stroke lifted about 195 galls and with one stroke every 10 seconds this removed over 1,500,000 gallons per day.
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Tuesday, 5 July, 2005   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 5 July, 2005
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Industrial heritage > Industrial heritage   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 2752 6314 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:57.7283N 1:34.3041W
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