TL5875 : Northfield windmill, Soham - brake wheel and wallower

taken 2 years ago, near to Soham, Cambridgeshire, Great Britain

Northfield windmill, Soham - brake wheel and wallower
Northfield windmill, Soham - brake wheel and wallower
This shows how the drive is transmitted from the large brake wheel to the smaller horizontal wallower atop the mainshaft. The big wooden brake block is prominent on the right and two of the guide pulleys that centre the cap are seen top left and just above the centre on the right hand margin.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 14 May, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 24 February, 2018
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
County (from Tags)
Cambridgeshire 
Place (from Tags)
Soham 
Primary Subject of Photo
Windmill 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 5871 7509 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:21.0545N 0:19.7272E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 5871 7509
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