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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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WindmillsWater Windmill - Guymon, OK

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Display in public park

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 2/3/2015

last visited: never

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NENE30.6 km

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Displayed in a homesteaders park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 1/19/2011

last visited: never

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SESE58.9 km

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Painted bright and pretty, to attract your attention.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 8/21/2010

last visited: 12/28/2013

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SESE118 km

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WindmillsEclipse Windmill ~ Lipscomb, TX

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Restored Eclipse Windmill on display at the Wolf Creek Heritage Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 8/25/2009

last visited: 11/17/2012

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SESE132.9 km

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"This may be a bitter pill for some Texans to swallow, but the windmill was not invented in Texas. Neither was the Colt revolver. Ditto barbed wire." ~ Texas Escapes

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Texas

date approved: 7/24/2014

last visited: never

Image for Gray County Wind Farm - Montezuma, KSview gallery

NENE141.1 km

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Site of a windfarm and education kiosk on the Kansas Plains.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Eagle1977

location: Kansas

date approved: 10/12/2012

last visited: 9/22/2014

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WindmillsJohn O'Loughlin Windmill, Lakin, Kansas

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This windmill is said to have belonged to John O'Loughlin, pioneer.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Kansas

date approved: 6/9/2010

last visited: 9/2/2013

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NWNW152.9 km

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This cache gives you the opportunity to look simultaneously at an old fashioned water pumping windmill along side a new electricity generating windmill.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member JeremyConrad

location: Colorado

date approved: 7/22/2007

last visited: 10/18/2009

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