SD8317 : Scout Moor Wind Farm under construction

taken 9 years ago, near to Cheesden, Rochdale, Great Britain

Scout Moor Wind Farm under construction
Scout Moor Wind Farm under construction
The centre section for Turbine Tower No 8, in the foreground arrives, on site.
By mid March 2008 construction of the Scout Moor Wind Farm was well under way with nine out of a total of the twenty six completed.
The tower in the distance awaiting the fitting of blades is tower No 12.
SD8318 : Scout Moor Turbine Towers 15 and 21
SD8418 : View from the top of Turbine Tower No 10 looking North East
SD8417 : Turbine Tower No 10 under construction
SD8417 : Working on the hub 60 metres up.
SD8418 : The very first completed wind turbine on Scout Moor

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

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Date Taken
Thursday, 13 March, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 14 March, 2008
Category
Wind farm   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 834 177 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:39.3480N 2:15.0770W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 835 176
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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