Chelsea Electricity Supply Company, Flood Street, Chelsea, Greater London

Chelsea Electricity Supply Company, Flood Street, Chelsea, Greater London
Photograph taken 13 Oct 1896 © Reproduced by permission of Historic England Archive ref: BL13839

Scaffolding erected around a chimney shaft at the Chelsea Electricity Supply Company on Flood Street. Construction on the site was carried out by builders Holliday & Greenwood for whom the photograph was taken. This site is probably part of the generating station that was designed by Alfred Roberts and constructed between 1896-1901.

Location

Greater London Chelsea

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

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power station electricity people men work