SD8010 : Bury Transport Museum, Steam Roller "Hilda"

taken 9 years ago, near to Bury, Great Britain

Bury Transport Museum, Steam Roller "Hilda"
Bury Transport Museum, Steam Roller "Hilda"
Hilda is one of the exhibits at the restored goods warehouse at Castlecroft (SD8010 : Bury Transport Museum).

Built in 1921, Hilda was in service until 1971 with the building firm R & T Howarth Ltd of Deeplish. Steam rollers were used for levelling surfaces such as roads.

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Date Taken
Wednesday, 30 November, 2011   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 30 November, 2011
Geographical Context
Educational sites  Roads, Road transport  Construction, Development 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8017 1093 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:35.6739N 2:18.0648W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8018 1093
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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Steam Roller  Transport  Museum  19th Century  Nineteenth Century  Victorian  Railway Goods Warehouse 

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