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Photo-a-Day  (Tuesday, 25th August, 2015)

Sandyforth Farm

Sandyforth Farm
Windy Arbour.

Photo: Mick Byrne  (Sony DSC-T700)
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Comment by: Fred Mason on 25th August 2015 at 18:57

That wheel looks like a small mining/pit wheel as opposed to a cart wheel.

Can you enlighten us, Mick.?

Comment by: PeterP on 25th August 2015 at 20:11

Is the deflector pulley from the head gear what was at windy arbour?

Comment by: tuddy on 25th August 2015 at 22:09

Wonder if that's from Windy Arbour colliery?

Comment by: Garry on 26th August 2015 at 10:37

OF course it's not a cart-wheel that size...come on!
Never heard of Windy Arbour pit.

Comment by: PeterP on 27th August 2015 at 18:34

Garry see albums/places Winstanley21-40 and there is a photo of Windy Harbour Colliery

Comment by: Garry on 28th August 2015 at 08:32

PeterP, I'm fully aware of Windy Arbour pit...I was referring to others!

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