Ironbridge Gorge Museum, Library & Archives

Long Warehouse, Coalbrookdale
Telford TF8 7DQ

The museum has built up an extensive research library, which is based in the Long Warehouse, adjacent to the Coalbrookdale Museum of Iron. Collections include material on the history of the iron industry, bridge building, civil engineering, brick and tile manufacture, coal mining, the pottery and porcelain industries, railways, canals, the social history of the East Shropshire Coalfield and all other subjects represented at the museum's sites.

Ludlow Library & Museum Resource Centre

7-9 Parkway
Ludlow SY8 2PG

The Ludlow Library and Museum Resource Centre is situated at the end of Parkway off Corve Street, with a large public car park accessible from Upper Galdeford and Station Drive. Disabled parking and provision for bicycles is available adjacent to the entrance.

Shropshire Archives

Castle Gates
Shrewsbury SY1 2AQ

The archives and local studies centre for the historic county of Shropshire. We have 5 _ miles of shelving holding local material from 12th century charters right up to yesterday's Shropshire Star.

Whitchurch Heritage Centre

12 St Mary's Street
Whitchurch SY13 1QY

The Heritage Centre opened in 1998 and includes a Tourist Information facility. Staff are able to offer a wealth of information on the town's history as well as giving invaluable advice on what to visit in the area and further afield. Displays in the Main Hall include local Roman archaeological finds and examples of Joyce's clocks. The Gallery contains paintings by Randolph Caldecott and displays of Edward German memorabilia - both previous inhabitants of Whitchurch.