WATCH: Gone in seconds - Demolition of Ironbridge cooling towers from many angles

By Ian Harvey | Ironbridge | News | Published: | Last Updated:

Watch the incredible moment as Ironbridge Power Station's four iconic cooling towers were demolished today.

The towers come down

Video by Shropshire Star photographer Tim Thursfield:

Ironbridge cooling towers demolition

Watch again - in slow motion:

Ironbridge cooling towers come down - in slow motion

Video by Shropshire Star photographer Steve Leath:

Reflections as the Ironbridge Towers come down

The towers came down at 11am as planned, with crowds gathered to capture the moment in video and pictures.


See also:

Drone footage by DronerUK:


Ironbridge Power Station - Demolition - 4K Drone Footage.

Drone footage by Lee Knight:

Ironbridge cooling towers demolition #ironbridgecoolingtowers

Here are some more videos posted on YouTube:

Ironbridge Towers demolition inside the exclusion zone
Ironbridge Cooling Towers Demolition
Demolition of the Ironbridge cooling towers.
Ironbridge Power Station Cooling Tower Demolition
Demoliton of the beloved Ironbridge Power Station
Ironbridge cooling towers demolition

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By Ian Harvey

Shropshire Star Internet Editor based at the head office in Ketley, Telford


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