SW6831 : Poldark Mine

near to Trenear, Cornwall, Great Britain

Poldark Mine
Poldark Mine
This is the Cornish beam pumping engine from Greensplat China Clay Works. I am pretty sure that its house has been consumed by the expansion of the clay works. It is demonstrated here in slow motion with a hydraulic ram acting on the beam.
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2008
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Sunday, 21 September, 2008   (more nearby)
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Wednesday, 1 October, 2008
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Steam engines   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SW 682 315 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:8.3126N 5:14.6922W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SW 682 315
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