Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Clarence Dock Power Station

From Graces Guide
Turbine Hall

1928 It was decided by the Corporation to make an investment in a new power station at Clarence Dock; it would have two 50MW alternator sets with ultimate potential for 400MW[1]

1929 Construction began on the filled-in basin of Clarence Dock, one of the Liverpool Docks

1931 First generation of electricity. The station was built primarily to operate as a base load station on the national grid. The designed ultimate capacity of the plant was 400,000 kW.

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times May 19, 1928