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The most awesome and powerful river with picturesque beauty all around

Reviewed February 7, 2012
Staffs, UK

have not been for years so not the most reliable review i will admit. but lovely on a warm summers... read more

Reviewed February 1, 2012
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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The world's first iron bridge is located in Ironbridge, the cradle of the Industrial Revolution.
High St | Tontine Hill, Ironbridge, Telford TF8 7JP, England
+44 1952 433424
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All reviews toll house iron bridge industrial revolution well worth a visit piece of history feat of engineering lovely village world heritage site steeped in history english heritage lovely place to visit pork pie sunny day car park couple of hours town pubs
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Reviewed February 7, 2012

The most awesome and powerful river with picturesque beauty all around

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Reviewed February 7, 2012

Amazing feat of architecture. River severn crashing below is awesome

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Reviewed February 1, 2012

have not been for years so not the most reliable review i will admit. but lovely on a warm summers day to have a day out with the family and relaxing

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Reviewed January 31, 2012

The ironbridge was due for demolition during the sixties as it was deemed unfit for purpose after neglet and was to be replaced with a concrete bridge.Fortunately, someone set up an organization to save this wonderful structure and restore it to original detail.

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Reviewed January 30, 2012

A magnificent iron bridge that spans the River Severn running through, funnily enough, Ironbridge. Built by Abraham Darby III and now recognised as one of the great symbols of the Industrial Revolution, the remarkable structure still dominates the small town. The secrets of how and...More

1  Thank LaPetTuil
Reviewed January 23, 2012

If you've ever been in a factory and hated it or been in a forge and loved it, you can't help but be inspired by the iron bridge. Gorgeous river valley, gorgeous bridge, without the cheap tat that normally accompanies these sites.

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Reviewed January 20, 2012

Not only is this the first suspension bridge in UK, Europe probably in the world, but great views of river & valley. Few nice cafes & pubs on the riverside too.

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Reviewed January 14, 2012

Steeped in history and very picturesque. Only stayed for the weekend but was thoughly enjoyable and tranquil.

Thank jackieinthebox
Reviewed January 10, 2012

What a fantastic piece of engineering. My grandson was absolutely fascinated.

Thank Rosieanne062
Reviewed January 5, 2012

Well worth the visit to see this classic piece of engineering history

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Response from Graham U | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - I have no idea. why not google it?
Fran J
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Response from maisymeg | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you can walk over the Iron bridge and there are 3 different walks of various lengths from there which are great to exercise the dog. Then you can take a dog into the Victorian Village free of charge. (around £18pperson... More