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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/London_Eye

The London Eye is a giant Ferris wheel on the South Bank of the River Thames in London. ... A predecessor to the London Eye, the Great Wheel, was built for the Empire of India Exhibition at Earls Court and opened to the public on 17 July ...

www.cntraveler.com/stories/2015-08-10/london-eye-things-you-didnt-know-tourist-attraction

Aug 10, 2015 ... At 443 feet high, the London Eye is currently the fourth-largest Ferris wheel in the world, but it doesn't even crack the top 20 tallest structures in ...

www.visitbritainshop.com/usa/articles/10-things-you-didnt-know-about-the-london-eye

The London Eye is not a Ferris wheel. It's the world's tallest cantilevered observation wheel. 2. Supermodel Kate Moss has been on the London Eye 25 times ...

www.ilovejourneys.com/top-10-facts-about-the-london-eye

Oct 22, 2014 ... The London eye is 135 meters tall, and it has a diameter of 120 meters. When it was built, in 1999, it was the tallest Ferris wheel in the world.

primaryfacts.com/665/10-london-eye-facts

Feb 1, 2013 ... Here are some facts about the London Eye, the massive Ferris wheel built on the banks of River Thames in 1999. From the top of the London ...

londonist.com/london/history/london-eye-trivia

Jan 17, 2017 ... The London Eye was preceded by The Great Wheel, a 40-car ferris wheel built for the Empire of India Exhibition at Earls Court. The Great ...

www.aviewoncities.com/london/londoneye.htm

The London Eye, a giant observation wheel in London. ... The 135 meter (443ft) tall structure was built as part of London's millennium celebrations. London Eye ...

london.wikia.com/wiki/The_London_Eye

The'London Eye (Millennium Wheel) at a height of 135 metres (443 ft), is the ... The site is adjacent to that of the former Dome of Discovery, which was built for ...

adventure.howstuffworks.com/london-eye1.htm

The main components of the London Eye were built offsite. Once they were completed, barges transported them piece by piece up the River Thames to the ...