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#817028 - 16th Aug 2013 9:50pm Bidston Windmill, broken chains
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Anyone remember Bidston Windmill breaking its chains in high winds and the sails going around, about 54 years ago
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#817033 - 16th Aug 2013 10:05pm Re: Bidston Windmill, broken chains [Re: ZipperClub]
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Wow, dangerous- obviously.

Was there any injuries or worse? How was this 'dealt with'?
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#817035 - 16th Aug 2013 10:10pm Re: Bidston Windmill, broken chains [Re: RUDEBOX]
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I was a kid at the time, so no idea what the result was. My Nan lifted me up to watch the sails go around. We used to live in Oakdale Road opposite the British Leather lime pits.
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#817134 - 17th Aug 2013 12:29pm Re: Bidston Windmill, broken chains [Re: ZipperClub]
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