SW7131 : Disused wind turbine

taken 11 years ago, near to Seworgan, Cornwall, Great Britain

Disused wind turbine
Disused wind turbine
This is an early turbine, the two small fan tail rotors keep the turbine turned into the wind. The adjustable tips at the end of the main turbine blade rotate as the turbine speeds up and act as a governor.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright ANDY FISH and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SW7131, 4 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Monday, 17 April, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 26 January, 2007
Category
Wind turbines   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 717 310 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:8.1024N 5:11.7640W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 717 310
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Supplemental image
This page has been viewed about 240 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register