TF2055 : Scoopwheel discharge

taken 10 years ago, near to Dogdyke, Lincolnshire, Great Britain

Scoopwheel discharge
Scoopwheel discharge
This shows water lifted by the wheel. The two mitre doors act like lock gates and close to prevent back flow when the wheel is stopped. A now unique sight in the whole of England. The Dutch have preserved some scoopwheel pumps.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 7 October, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 9 October, 2007
Category
Pumping station   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TF 205 558 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:5.1545N 0:12.1022W
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