‘Total Load Not to Exceed 20 Tons’

This long-abandoned bridge once took you over the gorge to the Ironbridge Power Station. Now fully decommission, this former coal and biomass power station near Telford in Shropshire is due to be fully demolished by the end of 2018.
It is not known yet whether the unique pink cooling towers will be preserved. Incidentally they are this colour due to a pigment being added to the concrete mixture in order for them to blend more sympathetically with the soil colour in this area.

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