Turbine

Burton Mill turbine in 2016, prior to work starting in its restoration. It had seized sometime around 2004.

5th April 2016. Turbine drained and inspection hatch opened to reveal...

 

... a lot of rust 

Control rod joint (seized?)

View of control levers

Main control thins out...

View of the control vanes

Control shaft bearing...

Main shaft...

 Inlet pipe

View looking down to turbine

Turbine shed (taken standing on top of the cistern feeding the hydraulic ram by the mill race)

Passageway

View of shed

Looking down from road level

The centre of the turbine is 7.5m from kerb 

Outflow pipe into former wheel pit