Iron Bridge in Shropshire, England, the first iron bridge in the world was opened for traffic, on this day 1st January, 1781. Built by Abraham Darby III from a design by Thomas Farnolls Pritchard. This area is called the Birthplace of the Industrial Revolution.
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Step back in time - Houses through the ages - Rhyd-y-Car Ironworkers' Houses (1805 to 1985) at the Museum of Welsh Life - St Fagans, Wales
Situated in north-eastern Wales, the 18 kilometre long Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal is a feat of civil engineering of the Industrial Revolution, completed in the early years of the 19th century - Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, Denbighshire, Wales, UK
The pens for boats to moor at the top of Caen Hill Locks, on the Kennet & Avon Canal, near Devizes, Wiltshire
Wales Travel Inspiration - NARROWBOATS ON LLANGOLLEN CANAL CROSSING THE PONTCYSYLLTE AQUEDUCT