SK4855 : Bentinck Colliery winding engine house

taken 30 years ago, near to Kirkby in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

Bentinck Colliery winding engine house.
Bentinck Colliery winding engine house.
The colliery originally had three steam winding engines and this one was temporarily "preserved" when the others were scrapped. The remains of the head-gear still cling to the front wall. The shaft remained in use with new head-gear from a different direction.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 20 February, 1988   (more nearby)
Monday, 4 February, 2008
Colliery   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 488 550 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:5.3994N 1:16.3675W
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