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.

Poplar Electric Generating Station

From Graces Guide
1927.Pulverised Coal Plant.
1927. 10,000 KW GEC turbo generating plant.

1924 'A VICKERS’ CONTRACT. In connection with the power station extensions contract, recently placed by the Poplar Borough Council, with Vickers and International Combustion Engineering, Limited, as main contractors, we learn that the condensing plant for 10,000 k.w. turbo-alternator is to be the well-known contraflo high-vacuum design, supplied by Vickers Limited, Barrow-in-Furness.'[1]

1927 Pulverized Coal Plant supplied by International Combustion Engineering Co.

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Sources of Information

  1. Sheffield Daily Telegraph - Saturday 20 December 1924

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