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Kent Power Station Chimney Implodes During Demolition

2018-03-23 10:40
The Kingsnorth Power Station, the chimney of which had long been a prominent feature of the Hoo Peninsula, was demolished on March 22, as workers past and present looked on. Rochester and Strood MP Kelly Tolhurst pressed the button and triggered the demolition, Kent Online said. According to the local blog Upchurch Matters, the chimney was “the second tallest structure in Kent after the TV Transmitter Mast at Dover”. Locals from all over the area posted images and videos of the demolition. Credit: Upchurch Matters via Storyful