Windmills

Windmills were the Workhorses of Water in the Western United States.

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Beginning in the middle 1800’s windmills were used to pump ground water for livestock, humans and to fill the tenders of steam locomotives.

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Today windmills serve their original purpose across the world and are also used as decor, yard art and on a greater scale to move wind energy along to power plants.

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These are power generating Wind machines near Whitewater in Southern California.

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