SD8317 : Completed Turbine Tower No 6 on Scout Moor

taken 11 years ago, near to Cheesden, Rochdale, Great Britain

Completed Turbine Tower No 6 on Scout Moor
Completed Turbine Tower No 6 on Scout Moor
This is Turbine Tower No 6 just after the final blade was attached at noon on Monday 31st of March 2008.
The cranes in the picture are seen here in the process of moving on where later in the day they were to be found preparing to get underway with the construction of Turbine Tower No 3.
SD8318 : Scout Moor Turbine Towers 15 and 21
SD8418 : The very first completed wind turbine on Scout Moor
SD8417 : Working on the hub 60 metres up.
SD8318 : Scout Moor access road
SD8317 : Centre section for Tower No 7 awaits unloading
SD8418 : View from the top of Turbine Tower No 10 looking North East

Turbine details: Tower Height: 60m
Blade Length: 40m Total Max Height: 100m
Manufacturer: Nordex
Model: N80
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Monday, 31 March, 2008   (more nearby)
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WGS84: 53:39.1385N 2:14.6854W
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