SD8789 : A clear explanation of water power, at Gayle Mill

taken 7 years ago, near to Gayle, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

A clear explanation of water power, at Gayle Mill
A clear explanation of water power, at Gayle Mill
The water is diverted upstream of the mill. The land and the river drop away, but the artificial mill stream stays level. The water then drops over the waterwheel inside the mill, generating power. For more information about this former cotton mill, see LinkExternal link .
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SD8789, 422 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 12 February, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 13 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Sport, Leisure  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Industry 
Beck (from Tags)
Gayle 
Former (from Tags)
Sawmill  Cotton Mill 
Building Material (from Tags)
Stone 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8712 8934 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:17.9704N 2:11.9648W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8713 8927
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Mill Stream  Mill Leat  Mill Goit  Mill  Beck  Preserved Watermill  Watermill  Sawmill  Access Track 

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