TQ3880 : Accumulator tower, Poplar Dock

taken 7 years ago, near to Blackwall Tunnel, Greenwich, Great Britain

Accumulator tower, Poplar Dock
Accumulator tower, Poplar Dock
This is one of two remote hydraulic accumulator towers in the Poplar Dock area. This one is on Prestons Road and dates from 1878 and the other is from 1875 and by the new Billingsgate. These were for the London & North Western Railway. The supplying pumping station has been demolished.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 21 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 25 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Docks, Harbours 
Place (from Tags)
Prestons Road 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3837 8028 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.2713N 0:0.4635W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3837 8028
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Poplar  Accumulator  Hydraulic Power 

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