P326 ORACLE 326 Wed25 Jul ITV 2304:55 # HAPPY BIRTHDAY [ IRONBRIDGE ! The world's 1st iron bri$ff celebrates its bicentfnary this month. Completed in July 1779 ir River Severn in Salop. Unused to casr iron,tde "rjlders treat- ed the matfrial like wood & dovetailed the sections together.Ironbridge & the 3urrounding districr will be tde scfne of various celebrations of tde birth of the Industrial Revolution from July onwards. See 321 & 323 for details.