SJ1340 : The sheaves house at the top of the incline leading down to Deeside Quarry

taken 11 years ago, 3 km from Glyndyfrdwy, Denbighshire/Sir Ddinbych, Great Britain

The sheaves house at the top of the incline leading down to Deeside Quarry
The sheaves house at the top of the incline leading down to Deeside Quarry
Sheaves are the pulley-like wheels. Here they were used to control the descent and ascent of trucks on the incline linking the Moel Fferma tramway with the Deeside tramway. The sheaves are still in place in the house.
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SJ1340, 24 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 9 June, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 4 July, 2007
Category
Tramway (dismantled)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 136 402 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:57.1325N 3:17.1756W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 136 402
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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