TQ3066 : Former power station towers at Ikea

taken 5 years ago, near to Beddington, Sutton, Great Britain

Former power station towers at Ikea
Former power station towers at Ikea
Croydon B Power Station
Croydon 'B' Power Station was built in the late 1940s and opened in 1950. It shut down in 1984, was demolished in 1991 and an IKEA store was opened on its site. The two chimneys remain as local landmarks.
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Ikea
Founded in Sweden in 1943 by 17 year old Ingvar Kamprad Elmtaryd Agunnaryd, Ikea designs and sells ready-to-assemble furniture, appliances and home accessories. It is the world's largest furniture retailer.

Ikea open their first store in the UK in Warrington SJ584913 in 1987.
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TQ3066, 115 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 2 January, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 7 January, 2015
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Business, Retail, Services  Roads, Road transport 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 306 663 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:22.8428N 0:7.4083W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 306 663
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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