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Tar Tunnel, Ironbridge Gorge

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  • Unfortunately the tar tunnel has been partially closed for a while now due to a health and safety issue with gas. You can only go to the entrance rather than walking the tunnel wearing a hard hat. Wha...  more »
  • This tunnel has been closed off so you can not go into it, it's been like this for a couple of years, the entrance to it is via a small shop that sell souvenirs, total waste of time visiting it,  more »
  • You can walk to the Tar Tunnel from the Coalport China museum - a 10 minute walk along the attractive canal. On the way you see the Hay Incline which was used to raise and lower canal barges and then ...  more »

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