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The Great Laxey Wheel and Mines Trail, Laxey

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  • Impressed by size and function. One climbed to the top. Not sure whether damage to the wheel or his head was worst. Views from top are amazing. Swoosh of the wheel turning is eeiry  more »
  • Laxey is a lovely village, trains and the wheel to visit, a good walking area, we really enjoyed our holiday  more »
  • The Lady Isabella is an awesome sight perched on the hillside. It is a very steep climb up a narrow spiral stairway, perhaps not good for those with reduced mobility or fear of heights. A visit to the...  more »
Google
  • Fantastic attraction. You can climb right up by the wheel. It was pretty windy so we got a bit wet from the splashes, but great views of amazing machinery.
  • Had a great day here on the 16/5/17. Highly recommend, but probably not for those in a wheelchair or with walking difficulties. Overall, fab day at the wheel.
  • A place to overcome many a fear..... A place to recognise artistry of industry. ....
  • Great historic attraction. Well worth a visit. Beware lot of steps if you want to get to the top, otherwise relatively flat site.
  • Engineering at its best! Lots of steps and uneven surfaces but so impressive

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