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Whispering Spirits Stables Windmills (Edinboro)
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member rclizmom
N 41° 52.164 W 080° 03.295
17T E 578429 N 4635707
Quick Description: A pair of windmills used to power the Whispering Spirits Stables.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 4/29/2012 6:08:57 PM
Waymark Code: WMEAYZ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member montythemule
Views: 7

Long Description:
In 2010 these two windmills stopped spinning. Some time later I talked to the owner and he said that lightening had destroyed the computer which controlled the system. He said that this was costing him $1000 per month in electric bills, and he was really eager to get them back on line. Thankfully the software seems to have been restored, as the windmills are turning once again when the wind blows.

There are multiple locations to get a good view of this pair of power converters. They are down in a valley, so you can look down from above if you wish. I enjoy them every evening as I drive over Kinter Hill from Edinboro to home.
Purpose: Electricity

Open to the public: no

Is This Windmill Functional?: Yes!

Windmill Farm: no

Cost: 0.00 (listed in local currency)

Museum on Site: no

Date of Manufacture: Not listed

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