London Smog / Fog

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Anthony Sargeant remembers that in the 1950s and even early 60s, fogs in London became ‘smogs’ laden with the poisonous products of domestic coal fires and ¬†coal fired power stations located in the London Basin trapping the pollution when the winter climate led to still air over the capital.

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