SD8218 : The First Blade for Turbine No 11 Arrives on Site

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

The First Blade for Turbine No 11 Arrives on Site
The First Blade for Turbine No 11 Arrives on Site
The first turbine blade for Tower No 11 is seen here arriving on site after its long journey from the manufacturer Nordex in Germany via Hull and the M62.
Each one of the three blades weigh 8 tons and are 40 metres long.

SD8218 : Turbine Blade Delivery to Tower No 11
SD8218 : Preparing Turbine Blade for Lifting
SD8218 : Third Turbine Blade Delivery to Tower No 11
SD8218 : Scout Moor Turbine Towers 11 and 14
SD8019 : Turbine Convoy passing through Bridge Mills
SD7919 : Last Turbine Tower Delivery to Scout Moor

Turbine details: Tower Height: 60m
Blade Length: 40m Total Max Height: 100m
Manufacturer: Nordex
Model: N80 LinkExternal link

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Friday, 2 May, 2008   (more nearby)
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Friday, 12 September, 2008
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Wind turbines   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 825 185 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:39.7721N 2:15.9693W
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