Coalbrookdale
Coalbrookdale shown within Shropshire (grid reference SJ668047)Coalbrookdale is a village in the Ironbridge Gorge in Shropshire, England, containing a settlement of great significance in the history o...
Ironbridge Gorge
Ironbridge Gorge shown within Shropshire (grid reference SJ672033)The Ironbridge Gorge is a deep gorge formed by the River Severn in Shropshire, England.Originally called the Severn Gorge, the gorge n...
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Hannah Greg
Hannah Greg (née Lightbody) (1766–1834) was the daughter of a wealthy Unitarian Liverpool merchant, Adam Lightbody (1729–1778) and Elizabeth Tylston (1735–1801). She was the youngest of 3 sisters. Aft...
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The Werps, Jackfield, Shropshire
The lost village of Werps was one of a group of small settlements which later became collectively known as Jackfield in the Broseley Parish in Shropshire. The Werps lay on the south side of the river ...
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Tom Pudding
Tom Pudding was the name given to the tub boats on the Aire and Calder Navigation, introduced in 1863 and used until 1985, which were a very efficient means of transferring and transporting coal from ...
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Wandsworth and District Gas Company
The Wandsworth and District Gas Company was a maker and distributor of coal gas in south-west London from 1834 until 1949.
The Wandsworth gasworks was built in 1834 on the Surrey bank of the River...
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Parkend Ironworks
2°33′26″W / 51.768553°N 2.557111°W / 51.768553; -2.557111Parkend Ironworks, also known as Parkend Furnace, in the village of Parkend, in the Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, E...
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Abraham Darby IV
Abraham Darby IV (30 March 1804 – 28 November 1878) was an English ironmaster.He was born in Dale House, Coalbrookdale, Shropshire the son of Edmund Darby, a member of the Darby ironmaking family and ...
Ironbridge power stations
The Ironbridge power stations (also known as the Buildwas power stations) refers to a series of two coal-fired power stations which have occupied a site on the banks of the River Severn at Buildwas in...
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1775 Liverpool Seamen's Revolt
The 1775 Liverpool Seamen's Revolt was a revolt by seaman faced by a cut in wages and consisted of industrial sabotage actions, protests and prison escapes. At the height of the struggle, the seamen b...
Sowley Pond
Sowley Pond (grid reference SZ374967) is a 47.97 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI), in southwest Hampshire, notified in 1971. It is an important refuge for both surface fee...
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Abraham Darby III
Abraham Darby III (24 April 1750 – 1789) was an English ironmaster and Quaker. He was the third Abraham Darby in three generations of an English Quaker family that played a role in the Industrial Rev...
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Gas Museum (Leicester)
1°25′03″W / 52.6164°N 1.4174°W / 52.6164; -1.4174The Gas Museum, also known as the National Gas Museum, is situated in the former gatehouse of a gasworks in Leicester, England...
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Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust
2°29′35″W / 52.639°N 2.493°W / 52.639; -2.493Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust is an industrial heritage organisation which runs ten museums and manages 35 historic sites within t...
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Bedlington Ironworks
1°35′10″W / 55.122°N 1.586°W / 55.122; -1.586Bedlington Ironworks, in Blyth Dene, Northumberland, England, operated between 1736 and 1867. It is most remembered as the place w...
Nottingham Industrial Museum
Nottingham Industrial Museum is located in the 17th century stables block of Wollaton Hall.The museum won the Nottinghamshire Heritage Site of the Year Award 2012. The Museum collection closed in 2009...
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1911 Liverpool general transport strike
The 1911 Liverpool General Transport Strike involved dockers, railway workers and sailors, as well people from other trades. It paralysed Liverpool commerce for most of the summer of 1911. It also tra...
Grosmont, North Yorkshire
0°43′28″W / 54.435919°N 0.724534°W / 54.435919; -0.724534Grosmont (/ˈɡroʊmɒnt/ GRO-mont; archaically spelt Growmond) is a village and civil parish situated in Eskdale in the N...
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The Tuckies, Jackfield, Shropshire
The Tuckies is a hamlet in the eastern part of Jackfield, lying on the south bank of the River Severn, in the Ironbridge Gorge, and opposite the village of Coalport. The purpose of this article is to ...
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Coalbrookdale Museum of Iron
The Coalbrookdale Museum of Iron is one of ten Ironbridge Gorge Museums administered by the Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust. The museum is based in the village of Coalbrookdale in the Ironbridge Gorge, ...
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