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How many gondolas are on a ferris wheel?

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September 18, 2015 2:01AM

There are Ferris Wheels with as few as 8 gondolas or as many as 48 (or possibly more).

The original Ferris Wheel built by George W. G. Ferris Jr. in 1893 had 36 gondolas and was 260 feet high (78 metres).

The London Eye has 32 large air-conditioned gondolas.