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A worker inside Greenwich Power Station.

A worker inside Greenwich Power Station.
A worker inside Greenwich Power Station.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H2559
Description: A lone power station worker stands at the control panel of the generating equipment at Greenwich. It was built in two phases between 1902 and 1910, for the London County Council to provide power to the capital's tramways and tube railways.
Creator: Unknown
Date: c. 1909
Credit line: Greenwich Local History Library Collection.
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