SO2102 : Steam hammer, Six Bells Colliery

taken 29 years ago, near to St Illtyd, Blaenau Gwent, Great Britain

Steam hammer, Six Bells Colliery
Steam hammer, Six Bells Colliery
Found in the colliery workshops. I can't remember if we knew it was there or went to see just in case. Once a ubiquitous piece of kit. They would run equally well on compressed air and some are still at work in Sheffield.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 15 January, 1989   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 8 March, 2008
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Industry > Workshops   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 218 028 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:43.1071N 3:8.0039W
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