Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Ironbridge Power Station

From Graces Guide
1932. The Ironbridge Power Station of the West Midlands Joint Electricity Authority.
1932. General View of the Power Plant and Coal Handling Plant.
50 MW BTH turbine-alternator at Ironbridge 'A' [1]

There were two coal-fired power stations at Ironbridge, designated 'A' and 'B' Stations.

Ironbridge 'A' was built in the early 1930s, with four 50 MW BTH turbine-alternators.

Ironbridge 'B' was built in the 1960s. AEI supplied the turbine-generator and feed heating plant for 'B' Station, each TA being rated at 500 MW.



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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer, 1 Jan 1937