SU4866 : Gas holder - Newbury

taken 8 years ago, near to Shaw, West Berkshire, Great Britain

Gas holder - Newbury
Gas holder - Newbury
Certainly not a gasometer despite popular usage. This is a multi-lift spiral guided gas holder that is still very much in use. Not far away is part of the retort house from the gas works - a very rare survivor.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 23 October, 2011   (more nearby)
Sunday, 23 October, 2011
Geographical Context
Energy infrastructure 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 4868 6690 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:23.9431N 1:18.0983W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 4857 6697
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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