Ironbridge B Power Station pink cooling towers on the River Severn, Shropshire, by night

RIBApix ref no RIBA47589
Architect/DesignerClark, Alan
Sir Percy Thomas & Son
Artist/PhotographerReid, Josephine
CountryUK: England
CityIronbridge
Subject Date1968
Image Date1979
ViewExterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP Box 176 Ironbridge
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The first power station on this site, Ironbridge A, was built in 1929-1932 and was demolished in 1983. This the second, Ironbridge B, was built in 1963-1968 and is also known as Buildwas Power Station. Alan Clark was the project architect. These cooling towers were demolished in December 2019.

Subject tags

reflections, concrete, power stations, rivers, chimneys