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Machinery inside Greenwich Power Station.Machinery inside Greenwich Power Station.
Greenwich Power Station.

© National Maritime Museum, London

Repro ID: H2560
Title: Machinery inside Greenwich Power Station.
Description: Greenwich Power Station was typical of the coal-burning stations in which most electricty was generated in the early 20th century. Here a series of vertical horizontal compound reciprocating steam turbines was used to drive the dynamos.
Creator: Unknown
Date: c. 1920
Credit line: Greenwich Local History Library Collection.


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