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Path Head Water Mill

Address: Summerhill | Blaydon, Gateshead NE21 4SP, England
Phone Number: 44-191-414-6288
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Ranked #17 of 41 things to do in Gateshead
Type: Architectural buildings, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Architectural buildings, Sights & Landmarks
Tue - Sun 9:30 am - 6:00 pm

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

This is an attraction that was pretty much on the doorstep, but somewhere we just never got round to visiting. We eventually decided to visit on a sunny afternoon, and I am glad that we did! After a leisurely walk to Path Head, we were pleasantly surprise by the size and also how well hidden it appeared to be. There... More 

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Sad to say we'd driven past the sign to Path Head Water Mill many times without actually bothering to visit. Luckily this weekend we put an end to that and are very glad that we did. Trevor is a very knowledgeable and friendly guide and was happy to answer any questions that we had and to generally make us feel... More 

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I've lived about 3 mile away from the mill having seen the sign many times going past. I eventually went to find this beautiful mill that I wasnt expecting at all. You can get to go inside and see the workings; there is also a large scale map of the UK in the grass; and several types of machinery showing... More 

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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Very interesting site with some unusual items to see, not just a restored water mill. Well worth a visit if you are in the area and want to chill out for an hour or two.

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Northumberland National Park, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

Saw a sign on the Blaydon road for Path Head Water Mill, fancied a cuppa and decided to go and have a look. A bit of a steep hill to get there but worth it. We were first to arrive on Bank Holiday Monday and had the benefit of the whole place to ourselves for a short while. Our wander... More 

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