TA0931 : 'Reckitt's' Chimney and Gas Holder in Stoneferry

taken 9 years ago, 3 km from Bransholme, Kingston Upon Hull, Great Britain

'Reckitt's' Chimney and Gas Holder in Stoneferry
'Reckitt's' Chimney and Gas Holder in Stoneferry
The chimney (which is just out of the designated square) was built in the early 70s for the then Reckitt's Colours Division at Morley Street. It was built using the continuous concrete pouring method and had (at that time) the highest height (450'/137m) to width ratio of any chimney in the world!! The gas holder (which is in the designated square) is at the site of the former Hull Gas Works which was demolished after the introduction of North Sea Gas into the British network.
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Date Taken
Friday, 28 March, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 28 March, 2008
Category
Gas holder or Gasometer   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 097 312 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:45.9623N 0:20.1612W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 096 314
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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