Didcot power stations

Didcot power station is an active natural gas power plant that supplies the National Grid. A combined coal and oil power plant, Didcot A, was the first station on the site which opened in 1970 and was demolished between 2014 and 2020.

Notable Places in the Area

Convention center
in is a medieval courtyard house in the county of . is situated 1¼ miles north of Didcot power stations. Photo: Aivin G., CC BY-SA 4.0.

Museum
is a former Great Western Railway engine-shed and locomotive stabling point located in , , , which today has been converted into a railway museum and preservation engineering site. is situated 1¼ miles southeast of Didcot power stations. Photo: William M. Connolley, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Church
The Church of All Saints, Sutton Courtenay is the Church of England parish church of , England. is situated 1¼ miles north of Didcot power stations. Photo: Simon Burchell, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Railway station
Didcot Parkway is a railway station serving the town of in , England. is situated 1½ miles southeast of Didcot power stations. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
is a village and civil parish on the 2 miles south of and 3 miles northwest of . Photo: Motacilla, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Village
is a village and civil parish about 3 miles west of and a similar distance south of Abingdon. Photo: Des Blenkinsopp, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Village
is a village and civil parish on the south bank of the about 2 miles north of , . is situated 1½ miles northeast of Didcot power stations. Photo: Colin Bates, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Didcot power stations

Latitude
51.6258° or 51° 37' 32.7" north
Longitude
-1.2696° or 1° 16' 10.5" west
Open Location Code
9C3WJPGJ+75
Elevation
194 feet (59 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 945296994
Geo­Names ID
6955173
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Also Known As

  • Dutch: Elektriciteitscentrales Didcot
  • English: Didcot power station
  • German: Kraftwerke Didcot
  • Norwegian: Didcot kraftverk
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Didcot kraftverk
  • Didcot B Power Station
  • Didcot Power Station

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