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Berkeley Power Station from the air 1960 JLP01_08_056848c

Berkeley Power Station from the air 1960 JLP01_08_056848c


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Berkeley Power Station from the air 1960 JLP01_08_056848c

BERKELEY POWER STATION, BERKELEY, HAM AND STONE, STROUD, GLOUCESTERSHIRE. A view from inside a plane flying over Berkeley Nuclear Power Station during its construction, showing one of the reactors below and a camera in the foreground.
Berkeley Nuclear Power Station was the first commercial nuclear power station in the United Kingdom and one of the first generation of nuclear reactors in Britain. It had two Magnox reactors and was one of four stations located close to the mouth of the River Severn and the Bristol Channel. Laing were the civil engineers for the project with work commencing on 7th January 1957. The nuclear power station came into service in 1962 but has since been decommissioned following its closure in 1989

Media ID 23828625

© Historic England Archive. John Laing Photographic Collection

Construction Nuclear Power Station


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