Windmills of Gran Canaria


Acusa (#es9003)

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(27.99248,-15.694)

Mirador del Molino: tower

Since there would be no reason to build a windmill in this remote place, and with fake sails, I assume this is just a mock mill, effectively to dress up a lookout tower.

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Agaete (#es9001)

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(28.10309,-15.712)

Puerto de las Nieves: skeleton

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El Cruce, La Aldea de San Nicolas (#es9002)

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(27.99482,-15.803)

tower

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Mogán (#es9000)

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(27.87580,-15.729)

Molino Quemado: tower
Signboard says:
Molino de viento
Construido a finales de 1700. Fue quemado en 1870 aprox. Restaurado en el ano 1998 por la corporacion municipal presidida por el Alcalde D. Antonio Santana Flores.

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Molino de Viento (#es9005)

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(27.97633,-15.781)

skeleton on round tower

Salinas de Tenefe (#es9006)

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wooden salt pumping engine

one remaining windmill of 3 that used to be here

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Salinas Vargas (#es9004)

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(27.89794,-15.388)

metal wind engine

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Mock Mills

La Aldea de San Nicolas (#esmock9000)

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(27.98647,-15.786)

Artesania: tower

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