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Further reading about Battersea Power Station

Binney, M., The Colossus of Battersea, SAVE Britain's Heritage, 1981

Cochrane, B., Landmark of London; The story of Battersea Power Station, Central Electricity Generating Board, c1975

Garner, K., A Well Known Power Station, MA dissertation (unpublished), University of York Institute of Advanced Architectural Studies, 1993

Stamp, G., Boyd-Harte, G. (illus.) Temples of Power, The Cygnet Press, 1979

Stamp, G., "Battersea Power Station", in The Thirties Society Journal No1, 1980

Stamp, G., "Giles Gilbert Scott. The Problem of Modernism", in Architectural Design, Vol49, No10-11, 1979, pp72-83

The attempts to convert the building into a leisure centre since 1983 have been given extensive coverage in The Architects' Journal, Building and Building Design.

Reports and pamphlets can also be obtained from The Borough Planner, Wandsworth Borough Council, The Town Hall, London SW18 2PU. Tel 44 181 871 6000

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