- STOP 2
Chimney B, 34 meters high, was constructed around 1900.
It is connected to the New Retorts building and was used to release the harmful gases of coke.
Things to learn:
The discovery of coal gas and its distribution to city growth
The history and facilities of the Athens gasworks
The Babcock & Wilcox steam boilers their importance in the production line
*Photo: Industrial Gas Museum Collection | G. Machairas Archive