SD8218 : Tower section passing Whittle Hill

3 km from Edenfield, Lancashire, Great Britain

Tower section passing Whittle Hill
Tower section passing Whittle Hill
A lowloader, carrying the middle 22 metre 54 ton section for turbine tower No 5, passes Whittle Hill.
A total of eight miles of access roads have been built on Scout Moor to allow the delivery and construction of the Scout Moor Wind Farm.
The cross on top of the hill on the right is
SD8218 : Cross on Whittle Pike

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.
SD8417 : Turbine Tower No 5 under construction
SD8417 : Scout Moor Wind Farm Turbine Tower No 9

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
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Date Taken
Monday, 14 April, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 15 April, 2008
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Wind farm   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 826 188 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:39.9395N 2:15.8796W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 826 188
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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