Coalbrookdale Museum of Iron
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Explore Abraham Darby's original blast furnace and discover the secrets of the early ironmasters of the Industrial Revolution.
Coalbrookdale Museum of Iron celebrates the importance of the early iron industry and houses a fabulous collection of fine art castings. Statues, benches, tables, plaques, fire surrounds and other works of art are displayed here. Nearby is Abraham Darby's original Old Furnace, the heart of the Gorge, and the place where the Industrial Revolution began over 300 years ago.
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