SD8318 : Heavy lifting gear at Scout Moor

taken 9 years ago, 3 km from Cheesden, Rochdale, Great Britain

Heavy lifting gear at Scout Moor
Heavy lifting gear at Scout Moor, taken 9 years ago
The crane is seen here in the process of lifting the gearbox up to the top of the tower, however
the lift had to be abandoned at about 25 feet due to strong cross winds on the day.
SD8318 : Another piece added
SD8318 : Scout Moor Wind Turbine Construction
SD8318 : Ready to lift!
SD8318 : Scout Moor Turbine Tower No 16 under construction
SD8318 : What's going on?
SD8318 : Cables Away on Tower No 16
SD8318 : Turbine Blade Hub
SD8318 : Turbine blade hub going up.
SD8318 : Connecting the blade hub

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

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Friday, 30 November, 2007   (more nearby)
Friday, 30 November, 2007
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 836 185 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:39.7851N 2:14.9252W
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