SD8316 : Turbine Tower No 1

near to Cheesden, Rochdale, Great Britain

Turbine Tower No 1
Turbine Tower No 1
Turbine tower No 1 is the most southerly of all the 26 wind turbines built on Scout Moor.
Looking South East you can clearly see the white tower block
of SD9205 : Oldham Civic Centre to the right of the tower base in the distance.

SD8318 : Scout Moor Turbine Towers 15 and 21
SD8418 : The very first completed wind turbine on Scout Moor
SD8417 : Turbine Tower No 10 under construction
SD8417 : Working on the hub 60 metres up.
SD8318 : Turbine Tower No 15 during testing
SD8317 : Wind Turbine with a view

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

Map showing stage of construction as in April 2008 LinkExternal link

Key Facts LinkExternal link

Scout Moor Wind Farm Construction Picture Gallery LinkExternal link
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Saturday, 12 April, 2008   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 15 April, 2008
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 837 167 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:38.8361N 2:14.8833W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 833 169
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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