SX8088 : Steps Bridge Iron Mills

taken 7 years ago, near to Dunsford, Devon, Great Britain

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Steps Bridge Iron Mills
Steps Bridge Iron Mills
Low breastshot waterwheel that operated two tilt hammers for edge tool manufacture until 1937. The works appear to be still in use. The wheel is solidly constructed and appears potentially ooperable. The bypass sluice is in the right foreground.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 22 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Sunday, 22 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Industry  Water resources 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 8071 8848 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:41.0227N 3:41.3959W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 8071 8848
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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Edge Tool  Breastshot  Waterwheel  Forge Mill 

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