SW6831 : Poldark Mine - steam engine and asphalt pump

near to Trenear, Cornwall, Great Britain

Poldark Mine - steam engine and asphalt pump
Poldark Mine - steam engine and asphalt pump
This worked in an oil refinery pumping asphalt at the end of a long pipe line. the engine is a Belliss & Morcom inverted vertical twin cylinder engine gear driving a Stothert and Pitt pump. Beyond is a Reader steam engine driving a Reavell gas compressor.
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2008
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Date Taken
Sunday, 21 September, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 18 November, 2012
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Historic sites and artefacts 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SW 6828 3149 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:8.2868N 5:14.6485W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SW 6828 3149
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Twin Cylinder Engine  Steam Engine  Oil Refinery  Poldark  Pump 

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