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  • Bromley-by-Bow Gasworks, London.

    History The Imperial Gas Light and Coke Company was established in 1821. Between 1870 to 1873, the company developed, what was to be their largest gasworks. It was located on a 170 acre site on Bow Creek, off the River Lea in East London. Nine were built, with seven surviving to this day (no.3 and…