SS6694 : Hafod Works, Landore - ruined steam engine

near to Swansea/Abertawe, Great Britain

Hafod Works, Landore - ruined steam engine
Hafod Works, Landore - ruined steam engine
This is the rope drive from a 600 horsepower uniflow steam engine to a reversing copper rolling mill. This site was pristine in 1980 and allegedly has statutory protection but is in a very poor condition and its long term future must be in doubt.
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2012
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Date Taken
Saturday, 28 July, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 12 November, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Derelict, Disused 
Former (from Tags)
Rolling Mill 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 6617 9495 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:38.2432N 3:56.1166W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SS 6617 9495
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Steam Engine  Copper  Ropes 

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