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“waterwheel”

Sherborne Steam and Waterwheel Centre
Dorchester, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“waterwheel”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2013

a small museum which is located in its original pumphouse which was built in 1869 and houses the 26feet diameter waterwheel, a new building has been built to house two Hindley steam engines and boiler. the staff are very helpfull to answer any questions you may have, its history to the town was vital and all fasinating.

Visited May 2013
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English first
Sherborne, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Fascinating and inspiring”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2013

There are very helpful volunteers who can tell you everything you need to know about the centre. The waterwheel is fabulous. The history on how it first came about and how it was so vital for the town is fascinating.

Visited May 2013
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6 Thank Nicholas S
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