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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






The portal to the access tunnel at Ceannacroc:

Ceannacroc Power Station

Photo: Ceannacroc access tunnel portal
Photo by: Mike Ross

A closer view... gates open, tunnal & power station lights on:

Ceannacroc Power Station

Photo: Ceannacroc access tunnel portal
Photo by: Mike Ross

The control room and transformers are on the surface at Ceannacroc, immediately adjacent to the portal (which can just be seen to the left of the building):

Ceannacroc Power Station

Photo: Ceannacroc access tunnel portal
Photo by: Mike Ross

One from the archives. An interference fit; taking the spiral casing for the main machine at Ceannacroc down the access tunnel:

Ceannacroc Power Station

Photo: Ceannacroc access tunnel portal
Photo by: Scanned by Mike Ross, from NOSHEB archives


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