SJ8589 : Substation switchgear and transformer

taken 5 years ago, near to Didsbury, Manchester, Great Britain

Substation switchgear and transformer
Substation switchgear and transformer
Detail of the substation at SJ8589 : Local substation

On the left is the 6KV switchgear (isolator and grounding switch). On the right is the oil-filled transformer with its cooling system looking like old cast iron radiators. The oil circulates by natural convection.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 28 May, 2013   (more nearby)
Sunday, 22 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Energy infrastructure  Lowlands 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8548 8976 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:24.2674N 2:13.1919W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8548 8976
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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Electricity Substation  Switching Gear  Transformer 

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