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Since ancient times, man has harnessed the power of the wind to provide assistance in various tasks. Grain milling, water pumping, threshing, and sawmills were common, as well as a means to provide electricity in more modern times. A good resource for widmill history and design can be found at:
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WindmillsGolden, Illinois, Windmill.

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Very Large Windmill in the middle of Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gladtobehere

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/5/2009

last visited: 7/12/2009

Image for Swearingen Windmill, Industry, Illinois.view gallery

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WindmillsSwearingen Windmill, Industry, Illinois.

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This windmill is a local landmark for Industry, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gladtobehere

location: Illinois

date approved: 9/8/2010

last visited: 10/30/2013

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WindmillsPtersburg Porta High School windmill, Petersburg, Illinois.

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Porta High School is going with wind power.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gladtobehere

location: Illinois

date approved: 1/27/2010

last visited: 1/23/2010

Image for Flynn Drilling Company Windmill - Troy, MOview gallery

SS125.9 km

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WindmillsFlynn Drilling Company Windmill - Troy, MO

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Once active in providing th compnay with it's water needs. Now a hand operated pump is attached to the well.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/23/2016

last visited: never

Image for Windmill - Warren County, near New Truxton, MOview gallery

SS128.1 km

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WindmillsWindmill - Warren County, near New Truxton, MO

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Active windmill pumping water.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/6/2017

last visited: never

Image for Indian Camp Creek - St. Charles County MOview gallery

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WindmillsIndian Camp Creek - St. Charles County MO

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Indian Camp Creek - St. Charles County MO

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/24/2009

last visited: 4/24/2009

Image for Farm Windmill - St. Paul, MOview gallery

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WindmillsFarm Windmill - St. Paul, MO

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Water is always a need on the farm

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 11/21/2016

last visited: never

Image for Wind Pump at Wheels O' Time Museum - Dunlap, ILview gallery

NENE143.2 km

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WindmillsWind Pump at Wheels O' Time Museum - Dunlap, IL

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This wind pump located within the Wheels O' Time Museum represents a wind pump often seen on farms on the plains.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Illinois

date approved: 9/28/2013

last visited: never

Image for Continental Pump Company Windmill - Pendleton, MOview gallery

SS143.2 km

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WindmillsContinental Pump Company Windmill - Pendleton, MO

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Factory and installation plant, windmill out front

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/17/2016

last visited: never

Image for Cedar Lake Windmill - Warren County, MOview gallery

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WindmillsCedar Lake Windmill - Warren County, MO

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The winery's welcome sign is a windmill, neat.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/24/2016

last visited: never

Image for Frenchtown Windmill - St. Charles, Missouriview gallery

SS153.5 km

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WindmillsFrenchtown Windmill - St. Charles, Missouri

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Windmill on the back deck of a business in Frenchtown neighborhood in St. Charles, Missouri.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 12/7/2008

last visited: 7/9/2014

Image for Echo Lane Windmill - Rhineland, MOview gallery

SS159.5 km

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WindmillsEcho Lane Windmill - Rhineland, MO

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Tallest windmill I have even seen

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/22/2016

last visited: never

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