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Newport East Power Station

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c.1902 After seven years it became necessary to build a new generating station Because of the increasing demand for electricity it became necessary to build an additional power station in Newport. This was established in Corporation Road.

1938 The East Power Station is a selected station for the South West England and South Wales electricity area, producing, under the directions of the Central Electricity Board, an output of some 100,000,000 units of electricity per annum.

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