SD8318 : Connecting the blade hub

near to Cheesden, Rochdale, Great Britain

Connecting the blade hub
Connecting the blade hub
As the light fades and the fog rolls in over the moors the blade hub that will carry the
three huge blades is gently moved into position 60 metres from the ground on top of the tower.
SD8318 : Turbine blade hub going up.
SD8417 : Working on the hub 60 metres up.
SD8318 : Turbine Blade Hub
SD8318 : Cables Away on Tower No 16
SD8318 : What's going on?
SD8318 : Scout Moor Turbine Tower No 16 under construction
SD8318 : Ready to lift!
SD8318 : Another piece added
SD8318 : Scout Moor Wind Turbine Construction
SD8318 : Scout Moor Turbine Towers 15 and 21

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

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2007
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Monday, 3 December, 2007   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 4 December, 2007
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Wind turbines   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 836 185 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:39.7797N 2:14.9433W
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