Yoker Power Station

Location type

Works


Name and dates

Yoker Power Station (1905-1976)

Served by the Lanarkshire and Dumbartonshire Railway.


Description

This coal fired power station was located to the south of the Lanarkshire and Dumbartonshire Railway which served it, via a reversal. Yoker Ferry station was to the immediate west. The site was bounded to the south by the River Clyde.

The power station was opened by the Clyde Valley Electric Power Co Ltd.


Tags

Power station

External links

Canmore site record
NLS Collection OS map of 1892-1914
NLS Collection OS map of 1944-67