HRS 1188 Radcliffe, Mount Sion waterwheel axle 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 waterpower and steam power. PHOTO: Close up of wheel centre point.
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Keywords:engineering, irwell, ken howarth, lancashire, mount sion, pumping, radcliffe, rivers, water power, waterwheels