SD3584 : Backbarrow Ironworks - blowing engine house

taken 17 years ago, near to Backbarrow, Cumbria, Great Britain

Backbarrow Ironworks - blowing engine house
Backbarrow Ironworks - blowing engine house
A former ironworks with a charcoal blast furnace blown by a horizontal single cylinder steam blowing engine in this brick engine house. The site has statutory protection but is in a poor condition.
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SD3584, 71 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 30 June, 2002   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 14 July, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Derelict, Disused  Industry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 3555 8463 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:15.1962N 2:59.4436W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 3556 8464
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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Blast Furnace  Engine House  Backbarrow  Ironworks  Steam Engine 

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