High Marnham Power Station is a former coal-fired power station currently undergoing demolition. It is located in Nottinghamshire, to the west of the River Trent, just south of the village of Dunham. It was the most southerly of three power stations which lined the River Trent, the others being West Burton and Cottam. The station was opened in 1959 and had a generating capacity on 945 megawatts
The station closed in 2003 after nearly 45 years in operation, with a loss of 119 jobs.The station’s chimneys were demolished on 15 December 2004. The station’s 150 feet (46 m) high boiler house was demolished on 5 October 2006.The station’s five cooling towers still stand.
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