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Ceannacroc Power Station

Ceannacroc Power Station sign

OS Grid Ref: NH 22393 10846 (access tunnel portal)
Date opened: 1959
Date closed : Operational






Looking down the access tunnel - tunnel lights on, station lighs off:

Ceannacroc Power Station

Photo: Ceannacroc access tunnel
Photo by: Mike Ross

Nearing the bottom of the access tunnel. Most of it is unlined, with short lined sections at each end. This time, the power station lights are on:

Ceannacroc Power Station

Photo: Ceannacroc access tunnel
Photo by: Mike Ross

Looking back up the access tunnel - the doorway on the left leads to the toilet. The blue portapotty is there as the toilet, along with the rest of the station, was being refurbished on the occasion of this visit:

Ceannacroc Power Station

Photo: Ceannacroc access tunnel
Photo by: Mike Ross

Another view back up the access tunnel - this slightly foreshortened view gives a good impression of the steepness of the tunnel. There's a lot of junk and scaffolding around - at the time this picture was taken, in 2002, a major refurbishment was just starting:

Ceannacroc Power Station

Photo: Ceannacroc access tunnel
Photo by: Mike Ross


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