20th-Century Coal- and Oil-Fired Electric Power Generation
Introductions to Heritage Assets
This short guide provides an introduction to the history and development of buildings associated with C20 coal- and oil-fired power stations. It is intended to support the listing selection guide on Industrial Structures.
1. Historical background
2. Development of the Building Type
4. Change and future
5. Further Reading
- Series: Guidance
- Publication Status: Completed
- Pages: 24
- Product Code: HEAG056
Also of interest...
Listing marks and celebrates a building's special architectural and historic interest and helps us acknowledge and understand our shared history.
Read our Introductions to Heritage Assets (IHAs) for buildings.
Our initiatives to understand the significance of the industrial archaeology of 20th century industry.
Research into recording historic power stations
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