NT3773 : Prestongrange Museum - steam capstan

taken 27 years ago, near to Wallyford, East Lothian, Great Britain

Prestongrange Museum - steam capstan
Prestongrange Museum - steam capstan
A horizontal duplex worm drive capstan of the sort that would be used for changing winding ropes at a colliery or for other haulage purposes. I have no further information immediately to hand.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 16 April, 1995   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 18 January, 2021
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Place (from Tags)
Prestongrange Museum 
Primary Subject of Photo
Museum 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 3725 7360 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:57.0789N 3:0.3859W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 3725 7360
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Former Colliery  Capstan  Stationary Steam Engine 

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