SU4647 : Whitchurch Silk Mill - waterwheel

taken 3 years ago, near to Whitchurch, Hampshire, Great Britain

Whitchurch Silk Mill - waterwheel
Whitchurch Silk Mill - waterwheel
On the right are the edges of the elm paddles of the undershot wheel. Bottom centre is the governor that controlled the speed of the wheel. The mill is driven by a vertical shaft with gearing. There is a glass window looking into the weaving room with its looms.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 7 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Sunday, 7 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Industry  Water resources 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 4624 4790 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:13.7054N 1:20.3500W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 4624 4790
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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Water Wheel  Water Mill  Silk Mill  Centrifugal Governor 

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