Hinkley Point A nuclear power station, near Bridgwater, Somerset: the reactor building showing the heat exchangers with patent glazed cladding

RIBApix ref no RIBA57545
Architect/DesignerGibberd, Sir Frederick (1908-1984)
Artist/PhotographerSnoek, Henk (1915-1980)
CountryUK: England
CityHinkley Point
Subject Date1965
Image Date1964
ViewExterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference353 (S64 4013)
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Henk Snoek / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This Magnox power station on the Bristol Channel was one of eleven commissioned in the United Kingdom between 1956 and 1971. It was decommissioned in 2000.

Subject tags

glass, power stations, aluminium