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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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Image for "PICKERING  WINDMILL" -- Ontario  CANADA.view gallery

SWSW19 km

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Windmills"PICKERING WINDMILL" -- Ontario CANADA.

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Ontario Power Generation 'WINDMILL' is the largest windmill in North America providing electrical energy needs for more than 600 homes.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Jake39

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 12/15/2005

last visited: 5/14/2019

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SWSW45.4 km

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WindmillsWind and Solar powered lights - Sunnybrook Hospital, Toronto, Ont

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A vertical-axis windmill used to power some of the lights in the parking lot.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member JSDAFM

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 3/18/2011

last visited: 7/10/2011

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SWSW50.4 km

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WindmillsAermotor Windmill - Toronto, Ontario

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This windmill is on a city-operated farm in Toronto's Centreville Amusement Park called Far Enough Farm.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 6/24/2012

last visited: 7/8/2014

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SWSW53.4 km

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WindmillsCNE Toronto

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Dubbed "North America's First Urban Wind Turbine", this one is in Toronto, Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Cedar Grove Seekers

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 12/15/2005

last visited: 12/2/2014

Image for Aermotor Windmill - Kortright Centre - Woodbridge, Ontario, Canadaview gallery

WW58.9 km

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WindmillsAermotor Windmill - Kortright Centre - Woodbridge, Ontario, Canada

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This windmill is located at the Power Trip Trail at the Kortright Centre for Conservation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member monkeys4ever

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 7/2/2010

last visited: 9/29/2011

Image for Old Windmill and its Offspring  - near Beaverton, Ontarioview gallery

NN66.9 km

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WindmillsOld Windmill and its Offspring - near Beaverton, Ontario

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Located on 7th Concession of Thorah Township.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Timo Explorer

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 7/11/2009

last visited: 7/14/2009

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SWSW81.4 km

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WindmillsLisgar Windmill

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A new windmill at the GO Lisgar station

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member northernpenguin

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 2/28/2009

last visited: 8/13/2010

Image for Cardinal Newman CSS Wind Turbine - Hamilton ON (Canada)view gallery

SWSW102.4 km

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WindmillsCardinal Newman CSS Wind Turbine - Hamilton ON (Canada)

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Small windmill located behind a Catholic High School

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Bon Echo

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 5/2/2013

last visited: never

Image for Saint Mary's Seperate School Windmill - Hamilton, ONview gallery

SWSW110.9 km

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WindmillsSaint Mary's Seperate School Windmill - Hamilton, ON

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Windmill for teaching students about sustainability

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member stinger503

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 1/26/2013

last visited: never

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WW114.6 km

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Windmills"THE MELANCTHON PROJECT" - Shelburne, Ontario, CANADA

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'Melancthon Gray Wind Site' near the town of 'Shelburne' just off Highway 10, is erecting 51 windmills to supply electricity to the hydro grid.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Jake39

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 12/1/2005

last visited: 9/19/2014

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SS115.2 km

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WindmillsSteel Winds - Lackawanna, NY

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Steel Winds consists of 8 windmills along the shores of Lake Erie, just south of Buffalo, NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 6/23/2007

last visited: 4/16/2015

Image for Beatty Pumper Windmill - Ameliasburgh, ONview gallery

EE115.6 km

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WindmillsBeatty Pumper Windmill - Ameliasburgh, ON

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Old Beatty Pumper Windmill located in Ameliasburgh, ON.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 7/8/2016

last visited: never

Image for Windmill at Lehigh Valley Railrod Station - Rochester, NYview gallery

SESE129.1 km

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WindmillsWindmill at Lehigh Valley Railrod Station - Rochester, NY

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It spins... but is it still connected to anything?

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 12/16/2011

last visited: 11/1/2013

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SS141.8 km

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WindmillsWethersfield New York Windmill Farm

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Welcome to the Wethersfield Windmill Farm!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Szuchie

location: New York

date approved: 10/7/2007

last visited: 6/21/2014

Image for The Bliss Wind Farm - Bliss, NYview gallery

SS155.1 km

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WindmillsThe Bliss Wind Farm - Bliss, NY

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A large wind farm in Western NY

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Nature Noggins

location: New York

date approved: 2/27/2008

last visited: 6/21/2014

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