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Re-visit after refurbishment.

We strolled around the sight after the bridge had been refurbed. This is still a worthwhile... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Neil J
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Newly restored

The first cast iron bridge in the world. Since restoration it looks beautiful. Well with a visit... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
nahcarts
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East Molesey, United Kingdom
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The world's first iron bridge is located in Ironbridge, the cradle of the Industrial Revolution.
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High St | Tontine Hill, Ironbridge, Telford TF8 7JP, England
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All reviews toll house iron bridge industrial revolution well worth a visit piece of history feat of engineering lovely village steeped in history world heritage site english heritage lovely place to visit pork pie interesting shops sunny day car park couple of hours town
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We strolled around the sight after the bridge had been refurbed. This is still a worthwhile sightseeing site. They contractors did a marvellous job. The town is gteat for pubs , museums and souvenir shops.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Neil J
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The first cast iron bridge in the world. Since restoration it looks beautiful. Well with a visit, as are the many local museums.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited while it was being re-furbished which was disappointing, obviously it would have better to see when all the scaffolding was removed. Nice setting along the river with plenty of places to eat and drink, was a nice sunny day so very good views, worth...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Simon A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a wonderful bridge with a quaint town around it. the toll house a very interesting exhibition too.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TeaWithQ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The bridge itself and the tollhouse are pretty impressive given the age, the town itself is quite small with mostly coffee shops and tourist shops. Did not warrant much more than an hour for us although in better wether it looks like there are some...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous two hours spent in the Toll House and photographing the bridge. (unfortunately scaffolding up as the bridge is re-painted.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rivertay07
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It isa pleasure to walk over the bridge , reflect in the history and enjoy great views of the gorge. The tollhouse is easily visited ina short time but has very good dsiplays and givesa good history of the bridge.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tim B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing restoration job ,definitely worth a visit. Now it’s viewable (November 2018) Painted to its historically researched colour.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 546peteb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ironbrige is a beautiful bridge and a mark in iron works as it was the first to be made in the all world. Right now it’s on conservation work... :(

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to visit. Bridge refurbishment nearly complete. Plenty of pubs, cafes, shops and places to stay...Well worth a visit...5 stars from me.

Date of experience: November 2018
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TrevorE279
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Response from Graham U | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - I have no idea. why not google it?
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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
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