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Park Bridge Ironworks

For nearly 200 years, this was a thriving family business. Hundreds of people were employed here and its iron and steel were exported around the world. Nestles in the beautiful countryside of the Medlock Valley.


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Park Bridge Ashton-under-Lyne Greater Manchester OL6 8AQ

Open days

Ironworks access at all times. Information room & toilets maybe open weekdays. Heritage Centre by appointment.


By Bus: 409

By Rail: Ashton under Lyne / 3 miles

Here you can discover the fascinating past of this once busy ironworks.

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