SD4260 : Middleton sub-station under construction

taken 5 years ago, near to Middleton, Lancashire, Great Britain

Middleton sub-station under construction
Middleton sub-station under construction
This is a new 400kV sub-station to accommodate additional off-shore wind generation.
A temporary pylon is being built on the left, to carry the nearside 400kV line on the existing pylon whilst the line on the far side is diverted into the new sub-station beyond. The existing pylon will be dismantled and replaced by 2 others.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Ian Taylor 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
SD4260, 37 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 4 July, 2015   (more nearby)
Friday, 14 August, 2015
Geographical Context
Energy infrastructure  Construction, Development 
Primary Subject of Photo
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4215 6013 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:2.0336N 2:53.0839W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4221 6009
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

Other Tags
Electricity Pylons  Electricity Sub-Station 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 37 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · Geograph Coverage Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register