NS2975 : Capstan winch at James Watt Dock

taken 3 years ago, near to Greenock, Inverclyde, Great Britain

Capstan winch at James Watt Dock
Capstan winch at James Watt Dock
At the east end of the dock. Possibly used in conjunction with the bollard in the background. See also NS2975 : Capstan winch at James Watt Dock.

"Stothert & Pitt Ltd Bath England

Duty
15 Tons At
50 FPM
Ref No DF419
Remove Cover
To Lubricate
Bearing".

A similar one (with different rating) can be seen at Victoria Harbour NS2875 : Capstan winch at Victoria Harbour & NS2875 : Capstan winch at Victoria Harbour.
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Date Taken
Friday, 22 February, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 3 June, 2021
Geographical Context
Suburb, Urban fringe  Docks, Harbours 
Primary Subject of Photo
Capstan 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 2998 7559 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:56.5914N 4:43.4383W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 2998 7559
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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