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Great Laxey Wheel, Isle of Man


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Great Laxey Wheel, Isle of Man


Price: $350.00 USD


Description: The Great Laxey Wheel, Isle of Man. The Wheel was built to pump water from the Great Laxey Mining Company Lead and Zinc Mine. Built in 1854 and named Lady Isabella after the Island Governor’s wife. 72 1/2 feet in diameter and 6 foot wide. The largest water wheel in the world and it still works.

Reference#: 3eu113

Condition: Good contrast, some edge fading

Year: c1865

Country: England

Maker: Unknown

Height: 200 x 150 mm, 7 3/4 x 6 inches

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Materials: Albumen photograph in archival mat