2008

SK3056 : Winding House

taken 16 years ago, near to Cromford, Derbyshire, England

Winding House
Winding House
Winding house situated at the top of Sheeps Pasture incline, on the High Peak Trail. When it was working, it would haul trucks up from High Peak Junction over mile away on a 1 in 8 steep incline, by means of a continuous looped cable. The engine was steam powered.

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This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Sheep Pasture Incline [22] · High Peak Trail [20] · Engine House [9] · High Peak Junction [8] · Winding House [5] ·
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SK3056, 157 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Tony Bacon   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 11 May, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 17 May, 2008
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 301 561 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:6.1184N 1:33.1044W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 301 562
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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