The Iron Bridge crosses the River Severn in Shropshire,. UK built  in 1775 it was the first arch bridge in the world to be made of cast iron.

The Iron Bridge in Ironbridge, Birthplace to the Industrial Revolution and only a few miles from home

Ironbridge World Heritage Site in Shropshire - home of the Industrial Revolution (and Merrythought teddy bears)

Ironbridge World Heritage Site in Shropshire - home of the Industrial Revolution (and Merrythought teddy bears) I have the same pic except I took it lol Jess xx

The Iron Bridge crosses the River Severn at the Ironbridge Gorge, by the village of Ironbridge, in Shropshire, England. It was the first arch bridge in the world to be made out of cast iron, a material which was previously far too expensive to use for large structures. However, a new blast furnace nearby lowered the cost and so encouraged local engineers and architects to solve a long-standing problem of a crossing over the river. (Wikipedia)

The Iron Bridge

The Iron Bridge crosses the River Severn at the Ironbridge Gorge, by the village of Ironbridge, in Shropshire, England. It was the first arch bridge in the world to be made out of cast iron_opens a path for developments of great importance

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10 Most Beautiful Bridges in the World, Iron bridge, Shropshire

Shad Thames, London Docklands    Photography by Rob Telford    2012

Shad Thames, London Docklands photographed by Rob Telford. Wrought-iron bridges that once helped transport goods between inner-ring and dockside factories along the lane are now terraces for families and businesses.

Iron Bridge, Telford, England. Opened in 1781, the Iron Bridge is the defining symbol of the Industrial Revolution. It was the world’s first cast iron bridge, built using iron made in the nearby blast furnace, a feat made possible only by the flowering of coke-powered industry in this area.

Ironbridge

Ironbridge Gorge was named one of the top World Heritage Sites by TripAdvisor

White wrought iron bridge with curved uprights.  Often called "Gothic Bridge" because of its reference to Gothic design, it is officially known as Bridge No. 28, Central Park, NYC

White wrought iron bridge with curved uprights. Often called "Gothic Bridge" because of its reference to Gothic design, it is officially known as Bridge No.

THE IRON BRIDGE  (Coalbrookdale, UK)  -crosses the River Severn at the Ironbridge Gorge, in Shropshire, England. It was the first arch bridge in the world to be made out of cast iron, a material which was previously far too expensive to use for large structures. However, a new blast furnace nearby lowered the cost and so encouraged local engineers and architects to solve a long-standing problem of a crossing over the river. built in 1779

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