Steam winder 1997

This impressive twin cylinder winder remains beside the capped shaft. The latter is upwards of 2000 feet in depth, but nowadays, to the right, off picture, there exists a massive open pit mine. This winder is big enough to be seen in Google Earth

This photograph is by Dickie Bird and was uploaded March 1st 2015. © Dickie Bird please do not copy or distribute without prior express permission.