HRS 1187 Radcliffe, Mount Sion waterwheel bucket detail c1970s
A waterwheel-powered pump lifted water from a leat into a nearby storage reservoir. The unusual machine was a hybrid of components from both water power and steam power. The very cold-looking young man in the picture is myself, Ken Howarth.
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Keywords:engineering, irwell, ken howarth, lancashire, pumping, radcliffe, rivers, water power, waterwheels