SO1402 : Elliot Colliery Winding Engine, New Tredegar (1)

taken 5 years ago, near to New Tredegar, Caerphilly/Caerffili, Great Britain

Elliot Colliery Winding Engine, New Tredegar (1)
Elliot Colliery Winding Engine, New Tredegar (1)
A restored engine dating from 1891.
For a picture before the restoration see LinkExternal link .
The small opening at the top of the far wall is where the cables passed through to the wheel on top of the mine shaft tower. For a reconstruction of this see the footbridge LinkExternal link adjacent to the winding house.
The colliery closed in 1967.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 23 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 28 August, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Place (from Tags)
New Tredegar 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 1473 0272 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:43.0021N 3:14.1418W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 1474 0271
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Winding Engine  Former Winding House 

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