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Bedlam Furnaces

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Great History Relic

These are some of the main furnaces that made the iron for the bridge and helped develop the use of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Howlo
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Buckingham, United Kingdom
Worth a stop

These furnaces are just across the road from me so see them several times a week. The refurb is... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2019
Yorksandlincs
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Ironbridge Gorge, United Kingdom
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Waterloo Street, Ironbridge, Telford, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

These are some of the main furnaces that made the iron for the bridge and helped develop the use of iron in our world. Good information boards and although away from the main town its well worth taking a small diversion to see his peace...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Howlo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good to see and insteresting notice boards, but not a lot there. Difficult to work out what different sections were used for, but did find out more later in other museums around the area

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 456charlie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just a brief stop to read the informative information boards. Situated on side of the River Severn. Interesting to view as a preserved site as part of the history of this area.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Orwelian
Reviewed March 4, 2019

These furnaces are just across the road from me so see them several times a week. The refurb is good as there is now a canopy to keep weather off, and the lighting is really good, with the red lights inside the hearths to give...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Yorksandlincs
Reviewed March 4, 2019

Good information boards although not a huge amount to see but free and as well done as could be. Not a lot more you can really say.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Rachel B
Reviewed January 21, 2019

This is quite an amazing place. The interpretation boarsd really bring it to life with paintings done when it was creating iron. Impressive and free.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AdrianH1967
Reviewed January 6, 2019

Plenty of parking and undercover display. Free by the side of the main road. Good views across the river.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Yvonne M
Reviewed November 30, 2018

Walked past whilst strolling through Ironbridge. fascinating to see. Didn't have a lot of info on it but fairly obvious if you know what you're looking at.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Trevor Q
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

The info board at the roadside and small parking area helps to appreciate the importance of this ruined furnace site. It is free and there is a circular path that climbs up and around the rear of the site.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank curlytail55
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Fantastic piece of history with very good information board. Well worth stopping off for and free as well.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank alpacatrekker
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