The Great Laxey Wheel and Mines Trail, Laxey

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#1 of 12 in Historic Sites in Isle of Man
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  • I had the pleasure of visiting Laxey wheel with a Friend of mine . I was surprised by the size of the wheel and the associated mine trial . The wheel is more than 160 years old and supposed to work st...  more »
  • So we visited in December but its out of season so we couldn’t get to far however we have been in the past and it amazing. Lovely to walk around and to the top of such a great piece of heritage. A nic...  more »
  • Our grandchildren live on the island & I generally visit 6 times a year. For an unknown reason I had never been up to the Laxey wheel but had seen it many times from a distance. This trip found me wit...  more »
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  • Very interesting and impressive. Worth the climb if you can stand heights and a scary climb up the tight spiral staircase with no passing places. Nice walks up to the mine.
  • Well worth a visit. A fantastic piece of Engineering
  • I am only giving three starts add the place was closed when we went. But the outside is impressive.
  • Stunning area, beautiful scenery. Great family day out
  • Very interesting. Good to see history and heritage.
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