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Doncaster Gas Works

History:-
Old Gas Company built the first works in 1827 on Dockin Hill Road. Two gasholders extant in 1994 demolished - site cleared and part of Doncaster waterfront development.

References:-
Bayliss, D (ed). A guide to the industrial history of South Yorkshire. Association for Industrial Archaeology, 1995, item G02a


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Key Words :- gas works holder coal
Address :- Whittington Street, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN1 2RU
Grid Ref :- SE 57723 03917
Co-ordinates :- Lat - 53.528751 , Long - -1.130691
Local Authority :- Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council
Pre 1974 County :- Yorkshire - West Riding
Site Condition :- Site cleared - no above ground remains visible
Site Status :- Site demolished or no longer extant
Site Dates :- 1827 - c1994