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Home > Mines, Quarries & Sites > Maentwrog Factory > Maentwrog - Pre 1986

Maentwrog - Pre 1986

Taken on a visit before the valve failure of the high pressure pipeline in 1986 and the re-planting of the station in 1991.

61 Photos in this album

NWPCo. Distribution Plan - part NWPCo. Distribution Plan - part NWPCo. Distribution Plan - part NWPCo. Distribution Plan - part
NWPCo. Distribution Plan Modern cars in front of station! Sub station Sub staion with switchgear and transformer annex behind
Pipeline inlets to station Pipeline inlets to station Discharge portal into stream Station and final pipeline from gateway looking north.
Station building from gateway Pieline ends Station gateway Station building with switchgear annex and sub-station behind it.
Discharge outfall to stream - view roughly north Alternator makers plate Tool rack Main jets showing governor linkage
Turbine makers plate Inlet valve Inlet valve Main jets showing operating linkage (centre) from governor (left).
No 4 unit installed 1934 Braking jet, no. 4 unit No. 4 unit turbine Turbine Hall - looking north
View of unit 3 from gallery View of unit from gallery Unit 4 from gallery - looking south Unit 1 looking north
Unit 4 from entrance looking north Turbine hall looking south Turbine hall looking east showing gallery. Turbine halllooking south from gallery
Turbine hall looking south from gallery Turbine hall looking south from gallery Turbine showing braking jet - view looking north Alternator and exciter
Detail Braking jet Turbine governor Water level recorder
Turbine hall Governor and control box Turbine governor Turbine hall - looking north
Governor and main jets, generator behind Crane operator
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