Dunston Power Station
1908 The Newcastle-upon-Tyne Electric Supply Co had acquired land at Dunston, opposite the Elswick works on the north bank, on which it would build a power station that would supply 30,000 hp to the County of Durham Electrical Power Distribution Co and other purposes, as well as supply areas around the higher part of the river and the rest of the County of Durham.
1911 A series of articles was published in The Engineer about the power station. Read them using the links below;
- (No. I) : The Engineer 1911/07/07.
- (No.II) : The Engineer 1911/07/14.
- (No.III): The Engineer 1911/07/21.
1933 Dunston B station opened
Sources of Information
- The Times Apr. 8, 1908