Gladden Wind Turbine, Pigeon Valley Road, Napoli, Cattaraugus County, NY
Pigeon Valley Road, Napoli, NY
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Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER NY-82
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-9).
Building/structure dates: 1891 initial construction
Significance: The Gladden Wind Turbine is a well preserved example of a vertical wind turbine built during the 19th century. Although no longer operational, the turbine (and associated mill structure) is a rare example of wind power technology in the United States.
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
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