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Path Head Water Mill

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Lovely walk

Took a walk in the rain on bank holiday weekend. Lovely route down by stream and finished off with... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2018
PaulaL1132
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South Shields, United Kingdom
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Hidden away. Find it and visit.

A modest and unassuming piece of our industrial heritage, illuminated by the friendly and... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2017
Nicholas G
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Took a walk in the rain on bank holiday weekend. Lovely route down by stream and finished off with coffee in cafe next to the sports complex.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank PaulaL1132
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

We visited this wonderfully restored mill which you wouldn't believe sat aside of such a large city as Newcastle upon tyne. The gardens are beautifully tranquil and the work, craftsmanship and community spirit is what makes this a heritage site worth a visit. The owner...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Matt T
Reviewed April 5, 2018

Such a shame, it is a beautiful place but i was treat with so much disrespect by the guy who runs it I will not ever be going back. I was warned by my female friends that he is off hand with women and disrespectful...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank proggymat
Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

This place is off the beaten track and has had some fantastic work put into it. However it needs a bit of TLC. There were staff sat doing nothing when there's lots to be done to add to the appeal. The gent who runs it...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank LYPud
Reviewed October 15, 2017

A modest and unassuming piece of our industrial heritage, illuminated by the friendly and informative guy on duty.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Nicholas G
Reviewed February 20, 2017

My husband and 11yr old daughter visited the mill during the school holidays last year and were keen to return. Our visit at the weekend was my first ... I was very impressed at the level of work that has been carried out on this...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank CaroleandEd
Reviewed September 2, 2016

Have passed the sign for this mill many times on our way west. Decided to give it a try. There were 2 men working on site, one who took our money. He was very knowledgable and friendly, but unfortunately there was not a great deal...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank heatheryvonne
Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

We were looking for an attraction close to where we were staying. Something that would fill a one to two hour slot. This place was ideal. Steeped in local history, very welcoming and picturesque. We were greeted and shown around. It was an interesting visit....More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank RosieAntwerp
Reviewed October 22, 2015

Local history re: water mill (which hubby loved). Still needs a lot of working doing on it and think it will take some time. There are plenty of ponds but did not see any wildlife, hopefully next visit. Parking limited so get there early. Staff...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Geordie112
Reviewed October 11, 2015

Path Head Water Mill is worth a visit for many different reasons. For the historically minded it is a fascinating insight into the past. For the technologically minded it is expanding to show how water power it links between the past and our future energy...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Penny W
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