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A Windmill on the farm

By Wireworkzzz  
These windmills have been used for years for pumping water usually from a dam on the property to water stock and irrigate crops. They are now slowly being replaced by solar pumps.
Penong a small town at the edge of th Nullarbor Plains has been collecting and restoring these Australian icons and now has a museum.
Since I have become a photographer I seem to becoming more aware of things that are disappearring in the name of progress.

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Tags: Windmills Farming Farmland Landscape and travel

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ddolfelin Plus
7 103 3 Wales
24 Apr 2017 9:55AM
They are good for us to see, Rae.
There are a number around here but not sure what purpose they serve.
Good picture.

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Thanks Peter. In this harsh and dry climate they have played a very important part in farming since the pioneering days.Rae
24 Apr 2017 2:58PM
Great shot *****
Thank you Spkr

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