SC4385 : The Laxey Wheel

taken 13 years ago, near to Laxey, Isle of Man, Great Britain

The Laxey Wheel
The Laxey Wheel
Designed by the Manx engineer Robert Casement and built in 1854 to pump water from the mines. With a diameter of 72 feet, the largest working waterwheel in the world.
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SC4385, 233 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
February 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 8 March, 2005
Category
Waterwheel   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! SC 43 85 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 54:14.4720N 4:24.1837W
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