Tyne and Wear HER(4960): Lemington, Power Station

  • Description

    "A typical example of an early 20th century power station, built for a private local lighting company, operating between 1903 and 1919. It was adapted as a substation after WW2 to supply the tram system. The imposing brick building forms part of an important industrial group in a historic industrial landscape and retains a number of original features. The building survives as intact shell adjacent to river....."
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  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

    What does this mean? Unknown license check permission to reuse
  • Further information

    Link: http://www.twsitelines.info/SMR/4960
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Pat Thomson
    Last modified: 6 years, 4 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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