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The area around Bridgnorth is stacked with history with castles in Bridgnorth , Shrewsbury and Ludlow ,the

Roman town of Wroxeter, Abbeys at Much Wenlock and Buildwas and not to forget Coalbrookdale the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution.


The Ironbridge Heritage Centre is the place to experience the history and understand the impact that was made to the rest of the known world. The Industrial Revolution was the transition to new manufacturing processes in the period from about 1760 to sometime between 1820 and 1840. This transition included going from hand production methods to machines, new chemical manufacturing and iron production . The Industrial Revolution marks a major turning point in history; almost every aspect of daily life was influenced in some way.


Ludlow is only a 30min drive away and is a thriving medieval market town and an architectural gem with a lively community feel, busy with events and festivals throughout the year.


Much Wenlock  is a quintessentially English town, off the beaten track, but well worth the visit. Not only is Much Wenlock a stunningly beautiful medieval town, it also played a part in the birth of the modern Olympic Games.


Shrewsbury town centre is packed with timber-framed black & white buildings, steep narrow streets and alleyways. In  fact it boasts over 600 listed buildings including the Castle, now a regimental museum and the world-famous Shrewsbury Abbey, home of the fictional Brother Cadfael.

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