SPW027251 SCOTLAND (1929). Clyde Valley Electric Power Co. Yoker Power Station, Glasgow. An oblique aerial photograph taken facing north.

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Title [SPW027251] Clyde Valley Electric Power Co. Yoker Power Station, Glasgow. An oblique aerial photograph taken facing north.
Reference SPW027251
Date 1929
Link Canmore Collection item 1256822
Place name
Parish RENFREW (CITY OF GLASGOW)
District CITY OF GLASGOW
Country SCOTLAND
Easting / Northing 251070, 668660
Longitude / Latitude -4.3815366096314, 55.888044552637
National Grid Reference NS511687

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Yoker Riverside Railway Station

Gerry_R
Friday 17th of January 2014 12:57:01 PM
hello Gerry have you any idea when this station closed I'm presuming it was the same line that passed through Clydebank Riverside and Kilbowie station on Kilbowie Road just to the south of the canal

Michael; in Clydebank near enough where Conolloys Pub was

bankie
Thursday 11th of September 2014 06:59:27 PM

Weechookieburdie
Thursday 3rd of October 2013 08:13:29 PM

User Comment Contributions

Long factory at top left is Halley Motors Ltd (on Halley St) and taken over by Albion in 1935.

ewnmcg
Thursday 19th of July 2012 10:39:17 PM
Yoker Power Station, built by the Clyde Valley Electrical Power Company, opened 1905, extended several times up to 1939 (visible is the 1929 extension being built, which contained 6 boilers and No6 turbine), closed 1976 and demolished in the 1978. Largest total capacity 100MW.

cell
Thursday 19th of July 2012 07:46:33 PM