SJ5486 : Fiddler's Ferry Power Station

taken 8 years ago, 3 km from Bold Heath, St Helens, Great Britain

Fiddler's Ferry Power Station
Fiddler's Ferry Power Station
Fiddler's Ferry power station at Cuerdley Cross, viewed across the River Mersey from Runcorn, 3km distant. This 2000MW coal-fired power station became operational in 1973, and is currently owned by Scottish and Southern Energy. It is a significant landmark when viewed across the river from Runcorn, and features in urban artwork painted by local schoolchildren, see: SJ5082 : Urban art on road bridge.
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Date Taken
Friday, 15 March, 2013   (more nearby)
Sunday, 17 March, 2013
Geographical Context
Energy infrastructure  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 544 862 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:22.2898N 2:41.1553W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 518 832
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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