NZ1164 : Former smithy, Wylam

taken 3 years ago, near to Wylam, Northumberland, Great Britain

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Former smithy, Wylam
Former smithy, Wylam
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"The last remaining part of the buildings where William Hedley built Puffing Billy and Wylam Dilly. Timothy Hackworth, John Foster and William Hedley built the first Wylam engine in 1811, the first properly useful steam locomotive, followed by the preserved Puffing Billy and Wylam Dilly in 1814-15."
Wylam Forge is Grade II Listed (List entry Number 1155062) LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Friday, 27 April, 2018   (more nearby)
Saturday, 28 April, 2018
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement  Roads, Road transport  Industry 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 1175 6455 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:58.5255N 1:49.0779W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 11770 64548
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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