NOTES: Accumulator towers in docks of this period provided hydraulic power for the dockside cranes. The building was demolished in the 1920s.
SOURCE: Stephen Switzer. An introduction to a general system of hydrostaticks and hydraulicks (London, 1729), pl. 17
SOURCE: Builder, vol. XXXIX, 1880 July 17, p. 75
NOTES: This Magnox power station, connected to the National Grid in 1965, was one of eleven commissioned in the United Kingdom between 1956 and 1971. It was shut down in 2006.