Draught Tube Repair
Preparing to lower the pipe into the tail race
Scaffolding moved to carry the pipe to the turbine
Hoisting to pipe into place
Flushing water through to clear debris from the feed pipe (which would otherwise clog the turbine) and drain the silt from around the sluice
Clearing the muck from the tail race
Two of the many mussels flushed from the feed pipe…
Turbine shed cut back ready for the arrival of the renovated turbine parts. The pipe from the turbine casing is catching the water leaking through the mill pond sluice.