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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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SESE53.8 km

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WindmillsOWC Wind Turbine

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On October 19 2009 OWC's wind turbine was placed into service near Route 14 in Woodstock, IL

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member Lindave

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/1/2009

last visited: 3/8/2012

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SESE91.6 km

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WindmillsFabyan Windmill

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A Dutch windmill in a suburban forest preserve

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member geognerd

location: Illinois

date approved: 2/27/2006

last visited: 7/9/2017

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SESE93 km

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WindmillsThree Windmill Group - Batavia, Illinois

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Three windmills all of different manufacturing companies but all manufactured in Batavia, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/31/2006

last visited: 7/9/2017

Image for Model "E" Windmill - Batavia, Illinoisview gallery

SESE93.2 km

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WindmillsModel "E" Windmill - Batavia, Illinois

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One of several windmills along Batavia's Riverwalk.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/31/2006

last visited: 7/9/2017

Image for Halladay Standard Wind Engine - Schaumburg, ILview gallery

SESE94.3 km

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WindmillsHalladay Standard Wind Engine - Schaumburg, IL

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A beautiful, functional wooden wind engine at the Volkening Heritage Farm, right near the hog pen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adgorn

location: Illinois

date approved: 7/28/2011

last visited: 8/11/2017

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SESE109.4 km

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WindmillsThe Old Dutch Mill

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Mount Emblem Cemetery's landmark Old Dutch Mill

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Prying Pandora

location: Illinois

date approved: 9/25/2009

last visited: 7/15/2016

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SWSW122 km

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Windmills"De Immigrant"

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This Windmill is in Fulton Il. near the Mississippi River.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member S10

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/16/2006

last visited: 6/16/2015

Image for Grand Ridge Wind Farm - Marseilles, ILview gallery

SS149.5 km

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WindmillsGrand Ridge Wind Farm - Marseilles, IL

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When completed in late 2008, this wind farm will have 65 wind turbines generating 99 MW of power for northern Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Illinois

date approved: 9/29/2008

last visited: 9/4/2012

Image for Wind Turbines - Geneseo, ILview gallery

SWSW156.1 km

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WindmillsWind Turbines - Geneseo, IL

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Two turbines in the I-80 interchange green areas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Illinois

date approved: 11/5/2017

last visited: never

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