Publication:

Report on the Severn Barrage Scheme

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    Authors & editors

    Vaughan-Lee, A G [Author]
    Halcrow, Sir William [Author]
    Donkin, S B [Author]

    Publisher HMSO
    Year of publication 1945
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    Medium Book
    Edition1
    Topics

    Generation of Electricity > Hydropower

    Scope & contentAn uipdate oe earlier work published in 1933 and extended beyond electricity gernation to consider a potential road and railway crossing and the development of the dock area.

    The scheme proosed iin 1933 involved a dam with 72 water wheels gerenating 12,000 kilowatts
    KeywordsElectricity, tidal power,

    Copies held

    Accession no. 230538

    • Shelf location: [G300]
    • Notes: Report to the Ministry of Fuel and Power. Rear pocket contains a large and detailed plan