SW9456 : Parkandillick Cornish Beam Engine

taken 28 years ago, near to Treviscoe, Cornwall, Great Britain

Parkandillick Cornish Beam Engine
Parkandillick Cornish Beam Engine
A preserved Cornish beam pumping engine alongside a working clayworks. There is also a boiler, boiler feed-pump and waste haulage engine within the buildings. A low pressure blower exhausting into the boiler used to be able to turn the beam engine over. I don't know if this is still possible. This is the best engine in "the clay" area.
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SW9456, 26 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 4 July, 1989   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 21 October, 2006
Category
Steam engines   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 947 568 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:22.5110N 4:53.3197W
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