NS1655 : Millport gas Works

taken 40 years ago, near to Millport, North Ayrshire, Great Britain

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Millport gas Works
Millport gas Works
Coal heap to the left - the raw material for making coal (town's) gas. Two purifiers to remove sulphur by passing gas through iron oxide. A very smelly process. The very last traditional gas works in the UK.
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NS1655, 175 images   (more nearby )
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Tuesday, 4 September, 1979   (more nearby)
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Friday, 1 June, 2007
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Gasworks   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 167 552 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:45.3207N 4:55.3523W
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