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Gasworks being built, Lemon Quay, Truro, Cornwall. Before 1902

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Truro Gas Company's gasworks were located at the Newham end of Lemon Quay and burnt coal transported in by river. New gas offices were opened in Boscawen Street in 1936 (Royal Cornwall Gazette 1.4.1936). The gas industry was nationalised in 1948 and a larger gasworks was built at Newham. Photographer: Unknown

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Media ID 19056775

Date: 8th June 2019

County: Cornwall

Location Name: 50.263195, -5.051041

: TRURI : TRUgas.9

Image Size: 5977 x 8102 Pixels

Filesize is 11.57MB

Associated Categories: Truro

Keywords: city, cornish, energy, fuel, gas, gas works, house, industrial, works