Air pollution from Monkton Coke Works, Hebburn, South Tyneside, Tyne and Wear, England 9th March 1990.   The coking plant was closed down in 1990 and demolished in 1992. The coking plant is used to produce coke (coking coal) from metallurgical coal. Brian Moon aged 2 needs nebuliser he suffers from asthma. He is a local child who’s breathing has been affected by toxic fumes from the Coking Plant.
Air pollution from Monkton Coke Works, Hebburn, Tyne & Wear, 1990s
Air pollution from Monkton Coke Works, Hebburn, South Tyneside, Tyne and Wear, England 9th March 1990. The coking plant was closed down in 1990 and demolished in 1992. The coking plant is used to produce coke (coking coal) from metallurgical coal. Brian Moon aged 2 needs nebuliser he suffers from asthma. He is a local child who’s breathing has been affected by toxic fumes from the Coking Plant.

Filename: ASTHMA AIR POLLUTION FROM MONKTON COKING PLANT TYNE & WEAR 08HSB-10012195.jpg
Source: Homer Sykes
Date: 1 Jan 1989
Location: Hebburn, Tyne & Wear UK
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