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)
Monday, 18 January, 2021
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Place (from Tags)
Prestongrange Museum 
Primary Subject of Photo
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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