Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site (IGWHS)

  • Severn Gorge Countryside Trust
    Severn Gorge Countryside Trust is a registered charity that was set up in 1991. We are the main land manager of the Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site.  

  • The Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust
    In 1986 the Ironbridge Gorge was one of the first locations to be designated as a world heritage site within the UK. This designation recognised the area’s unique and unrivalled contribution to the birth of the Industrial Revolution in the 18th century; the impact of which is still felt across the world today.

  • World Heritage UK
    An organisation set up in 2015 to undertake networking, advocacy and promotion for  the UK’s 31 outstanding world heritage sites, and the tentative list sites progressing towards world heritage site status. 

Last updated: 02/04/2019 10:53

  1. Introduction
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