SD9311 : Ellenroad Engine House

taken 6 years ago, near to Newhey, Rochdale, Great Britain

This is 1 of 4 images, with title Ellenroad Engine House in this square
Ellenroad Engine House
Ellenroad Engine House
The biggest workable mill engine in the UK seen in motion. The flywheel weighs 80 tons. The engine is a twin tandem compound and on the right is one of the high pressure cylinders with Craig's trip gear on the steam valves under the control of the Whitehead governor. Prominent on the left is one of the piston valve low pressure cylinders and on the floor alongside are the Lumb's recorder and the electric overspeed governor.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Chris Allen and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SD9311, 171 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 6 April, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 10 April, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 9304 1164 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:36.0767N 2:6.3988W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 9304 1164
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+

Other Tags
Ellenroad  Engine House  Stationary Steam Engine  Steam Engine 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image classification(about): Supplemental image
This page has been viewed about 50 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · Geograph Coverage Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register