SD8218 : Turbine Tower No 17 during construction in June 2008

near to Cheesden, Rochdale, Great Britain

Turbine Tower No 17 during construction in June 2008
Turbine Tower No 17 during construction in June 2008
Turbine No 17 was the penultimate tower of the 26 towers to be built on Scout Moor.
Seen here in early June 2008 the crane is attaching the middle 54 ton 22 metre section to the bottom section.
SD8318 : Scout Moor Turbine Towers 15 and 21
SD8219 : Turbine Tower No 26 Under Construction in May 2008
SD7919 : Turbine tower section passing Edenfield Primary School
SD8418 : The very first completed wind turbine on Scout Moor
SD8218 : Turbine Towers 22 and 24 at Scout Moor
SD8417 : Working on the hub 60 metres up.

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

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Monday, 2 June, 2008   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 3 June, 2008
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Wind turbines   (more nearby)
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WGS84: 53:39.7613N 2:15.9783W
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