Severn Warehouse (now The Museum of the Gorge) Ironbridge, Shropshire

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RIBApix ref no RIBA47591
Artist/PhotographerReid, Josephine
CountryUK: England
CityIronbridge
Subject Date1894
Image Date1979
ViewExterior
StyleGothic Revival
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP Box 176 Ironbridge
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Built in 1894 by the Coalbrookdale Company, this warehouse was originally where iron goods, transported down the valley on plateways, were loaded onto boats known as Severn Trows and taken down river to the Port of Bristol for export.

Subject tags

reflections, riverside buildings, museums, industrial buildings, rivers, warehouses