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Ironbridge Way

13 km / 8 miles

A route southwards from Leegomery through Hadley in the western part of Telford new town to the World Heritage Site on the river Severn at Ironbridge Gorge, site of the world's first iron smelting industry and the famous 1781 bridge. Includes open spaces, old railway lines, newly created paths and a lost village.


Path Type
Paths Marked on OS mapping
Average Gradients; Former Railway; Heritage; Industrial History
SJ663127 - Leegomery, Hadley, Shropshire
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SJ672033 - Ironbridge, Shropshire
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Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Ironbridge Way (Telford & Wrekin Council)
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Ironbridge Way (Telford & Wrekin Council)


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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
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Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
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Route Profile:

12.8 Km (8.0 miles)
194 m (636 ft) ascent
193 m (633 ft)  maximum height