Pre-demolition gallery

It’s hard to imagine now, but the photos below show how The Avenue looked before the site’s giant concrete structures were demolished; the last relics of the former coking works.


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Waste Lagoon No2.
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Feed Conveyor to Blending Bunkers.
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View of Coal Charging Bunker from Boilerhouse.
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Solid Waste Tip.

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Steam Turbines in Powerhouse.
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Coal Conveyor to Coke Ovens.
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Demolition of Pitch Plant.
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Remediation trial sampling.
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The chemical plant.