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Description:
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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Expanded Description:
This category accepts all rotating mechanical devices powered by natural wind. Working or not. The unique designs and application of windmills are of the most interest. Unfortunately Scale Models of windmills or whirly-gigs are not accepted, though they may be beautiful.
Instructions for Posting a Windmills Waymark:
The logs for the finds should include the following information;
*A PHOTOGRAPH OF THE MILL

*THE COORDINATES OF YOUR FIND

*A DESCRIPTION OF THE PHYSICAL LOCATION, TYPE, USE, AND CONDITI0N OF THE WINDMILL

If your windmill find is open to the public a description of the cost, hours of operation and parking information would be useful

Individual windmills in large windmill farms can be claimed if you can get a coordinate within 0.1 mile.

The windmill farm can be claimed if identified as a group of windmills in the log.

Instructions for Visiting a Waymark in this Category:
When logging a VISIT to a windmill that has been Waymarked, please take a a photograph of the Windmill and provide a summary of your visit. In this way we can track changes to the mills over the years
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Variables:
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Purpose
  • Open to the public
  • Is This Windmill Functional?
  • Windmill Farm
  • Cost
  • Museum on Site
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Image for technowind - San Bartolomé, Lanzarote, Islas Canarias, Españaview gallery

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Windmillstechnowind - San Bartolomé, Lanzarote, Islas Canarias, España

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Energy of wind mild

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna

location: Islas Canarias, Spain

date approved: 8/25/2021

last visited: 8/27/2021

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SWSW2.9 km

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Wind mill in a house

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna

location: Islas Canarias, Spain

date approved: 8/19/2021

last visited: 8/20/2021

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SWSW70.5 km

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WindmillsMolino de Antigua, Fuerteventura, Spain

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Windmill in Antigua, Fuerteventura.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kaschper69

location: Islas Canarias, Spain

date approved: 7/5/2017

last visited: 7/5/2017

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SWSW108 km

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WindmillsWindpark - Costa Calma - Costa Calma - TdC - Spain

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Windpark Costa Calma, Parque Eólico de Cañada del Río Costa Calma

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CADS11

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 3/5/2017

last visited: 8/25/2019

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