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Giant gasholder is reborn as a stunning circular park in London

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Nov 15, 2015 01:03 AM
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by Lucy Wang last modified Nov 14, 2015

Located in the heart of King’s Cross, Gasholder Park sits inside the restored frame of Gasholder No. 8, a Grade II Victorian gasholder that was constructed in the 1850s and was once part of the largest gas works in London. After it was decommissioned in 2000, the 25-meter-high circular guide frame was dismantled from its old location in Pancras Square, refurbished by Shepley Engineers, and reassembled and relocated in 2013 to King’s Cross next to the Regent’s Canal. Bell Phillips Architects...




 

 


 

 

 
 
 
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