Boilers begin trip to Sweden

Boilers from Berkeley Nuclear power station
Each boiler weighs 300 tonnes Credit: ITV West

The 5 boilers which are 21 metres long and 5 metres in diameter will be moved through Berkeley Town to Sharpness docks, where they will be transported to Avonmouth. They will then be shipped to Sweden for smelting and recycling.

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Power Station Dismantled

Work begins to remove five boilers from the decommissioned Berkeley nuclear power station - each weighs in at 300 tonnes