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Immingham Tin Town Heritage Centre

Immingham Docks

The building of Immingham Dock started in 1906 and took 6 years and in those days was a big engineering project.

Some facts about building the Dock over

* 3.5 million Cubic Yards of earth was excavated to build the dock.

* 30.000 cubic yards of brickwork lined the walls of the dock

* 100 miles of railway were laid on the site to transport materials

* 30 locomotives were used on site as well as 1416 trucks

* 1.5 million cubic yards of spoil were dredged from the approach channel in the river.

On your visit see more more photos and a video about Immingham Dock.