SD8318 : Turbine Tower Construction

taken 10 years ago, near to Cheesden, Rochdale, Great Britain

Turbine Tower Construction
Turbine Tower Construction
Construction of the first of 26 turbine towers for the Scoutmoor Wind Farm got underway on Friday 19th November 2007.
These towers are huge at 60 metres high when complete to put it into perspective look at the size of the white transit van to the left of the picture!
On the day the picture was taken a 22 metre section had yet to be added.
SD7919 : Scout Moor Wind Farm Delivery Market Street Edenfield
SD8019 : Move Over! Bridge Mills Rochdale Road Edenfield
SD8018 : A steady climb up Rochdale Road
SD8318 : Turbine No 16 under construction on Scout Moor
SD8118 : Scout Moor Wind Farm Construction Base

Turbine details: Tower Height: 60m
Blade Length: 40m Total Max Height: 100m
Manufacturer: Nordex Model: N80

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Date Taken
Sunday, 25 November, 2007   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 27 November, 2007
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 836 185 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:39.7798N 2:14.9161W
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