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Report - Tower Colliery

lock1999

28DL Full Member
28DL Full Member
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Had a wander around Tower Colliery today, closeing in January 2008.
Furthest point mined from shaft, 6 miles.
I will post some U/G pics before then.

Winder operator.
WinderMan.jpg


Winder drive.
WinderDrive.jpg


Winder drum.
WinderBasement.jpg


Extension lead.
ExtensionLead.jpg


Compressor, newish.
Compressor.jpg


Methane vacuum pump.
MethanePump.jpg



Air receiver
AirReservoir.jpg


Two of the twenty pit cats, three foxes also make their living here.:D
TwoOfTwenty.jpg


11Kv switchgear.
SwitchGear.jpg


Real men, the wild bunch.:D
RealMen.jpg


Shaft top.
Shaft.jpg


Old fan drive.
OldFanDrive.jpg



Old fan chimney.
OldFanChimney.jpg



Old fan.
OldFan1.jpg



Headgear.
Headgear.jpg


Methane power plant, engines.
GasEngine.jpg


Winder motor.
WinderMotor.jpg


Think I screwed up the pic size.:mad:
 

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