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Title:Hydro-Electricity in Devon: Past, Present and Future
Originator:Harris, W. B.
Summary:Privately owned hydroelectric generator installed at Coles Mill, Colyton in 1891 using a Canadian Little Giant turbine still able to generate 8kw of power after refurbishment in the late 1980's. Turbine uses water from the river Coly.

Associated Monuments (16)

MDV62963Chagford Hydro Electric Power Station (Monument)
MDV957Clapworthy Mill, Chittlehampton (Building)
MDV62994Coles Mill, Electricity Generator (Monument)
MDV44830Higher North Mill, Slapton (Building)
MDV6205Holy Street Mill, Chagford (Building)
MDV19560Hydro-Electric Engine House, Castle Drogo (Building)
MDV62965Hydroelectric generator at Lowertown, Poundsgate (Monument)
MDV62972Hydroelectric generator at Mill House, Christow (Monument)
MDV62956Hydroelectric Power Station at Morwellham (Monument)
MDV62957Hydroelectric Power Station, Mary Tavy (Monument)
MDV7783Lower Buckfast Woollen Mills (Building)
MDV8868Lustleigh Mill (Monument)
MDV3882Southern Portal to Tavistock Canal Tunnel (Building)
MDV5449Tavistock Canal, Inclined Plane (Monument)
MDV3879Tavistock Canal, Western Section (Monument)
MDV129067Wheal Jewell Reservoir, Mary Tavy (Monument)