SD7721 : Higher Mill, Helmshore - beam engine

taken 31 years ago, near to Helmshore, Lancashire, Great Britain

Higher Mill, Helmshore - beam engine
Higher Mill, Helmshore - beam engine
A six column tank-bed beam engine built in 1846 by Peel, Williams & Peel of Salford and used at Thomas Redfern, file makers. Stockport. The slide valve cylinder is 12" x 20". the flywheels is 9' diameter and the beam is 5' 6" between end centres.

It is now on display at the Museum of Science & Industry, Manchester.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 25 September, 1988   (more nearby)
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Thursday, 15 August, 2013
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Historic sites and artefacts 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 778 215 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:41.3684N 2:20.2496W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 778 215
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Stationary Steam Engine  Steam Engine (Preserved)  Textile Museum  Beam Engine 

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