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What a place!
Traction Engine Photos
No: 152   Contributor: John Southall   Year: 2010   Country: United Kingdom
What a place!

This was taken before digital, hence the quality.
It is, or rather was, a museum complex near Launceston, Cornwall. It closed some years ago and is now a visitors farm complex.
In this view, sadly I didn't take any more, there is a steam powered roller press and what appears to be a flour mill and several traction engines.
If only I had had foresight.....
Picture added on 24 August 2010 at 07:40
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