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A top cap

Wicken Fen windpump, Cambridgeshire, March 2020

The cap at the top of the wind pump, is vital to the workings of the structure. With manual physical effort, the cap can be twisted to reposition the sails so that they catch the wind.

 


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Copyright Debbie Smyth, 5 April 2020

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