Southport Town Hall Clock
A look at Southport Town Hall Clock, Lancashire, on Bank Holiday Monday 31st August 2015.Southport Town Hall first opened on June 1st 1853 at a cost of about £12,000. The building is now known as Southport Arts Centre....
Luton Town Hall Clock
A look at Luton Town Hall Clock on the evening of Saturday 13th September 2014.The present town hall at Luton was built in 1936 to replace an earlier building which had been destroyed by fire in 1919 in the Peace Day Riots. The clock and 5 bells wer......
Morley Town Hall Clock
A look at Morley Town Hall Clock on Friday 27th April 2017.The original clock was completed on 20 April 1895 by Potts of Leeds, and was known as "Sam Rhodes Clock" named after Councillor Samuel Rhodes who was responsible for installing the clock. The......
Buxton Town Hall Clock
A look at Buxton Town Hall clock on Tuesday 28th October 2014.The Town Hall was designed by W Pollard of Manchester, and built in 1887-88 from stone quarried at Nithen Quarry, Corbar. On the Market Place aspect of the building is a clock that given......
Llangollen Town Hall Clock
A look at Llangollen Town Hall clock on the morning of Saturday 14th March 2015.Llangollen Town Hall was built by Morris Roberts, who was also responsible for several other buildings in Llangollen, such as the National School in Regent Street (now sh......
Reading Town Hall Clock
A look at Reading Town Hall Clock on Saturday 22nd August 2015.The first recorded town or guild hall for Reading was known as the Yield Hall and is known to have been situated beside the River Kennet near the current Yield Hall Lane. However by the m......
Abergavenny Town Hall Clock
A look at Abergavenny Town Hall clock on Saturday 7th May 2015.The clock was built in 1871 by Gilbert and Bland of Croydon and contains 2 bells. It was presented by Crawshay Bailey of Maindiff Court in that year.The following are links to videos of......
Chorley Town Hall Clock
A look at Chorley Town Hall Clock on Tuesday 25th July 2017.The present Chorley Town Hall, along with the clock tower, was opened in 1875 to replace another building. This was not demolished until the 1930s so for over 50 years Chorley had two Town......
Bolton Town Hall Clock
A look at Bolton Town Hall Clock, Greater Manchester, on the late morning of Thursday 12th February 2015.Bolton Town Hall, Victoria Square, Bolton, was built between 1866 and 1873 for the County Borough of Bolton to designs by William Hill of Leeds a......
Yeadon Town Hall Clock
A look at Yeadon Town Hall clock, West Yorkshire, on Friday 20th February 2015.The town hall was designed by architect William Hill of Leeds and built between 1879 and 1880. It is of two storeys, with a frontage in the French Gothic style. At the cen......
Meltham Town Hall Clock
A look at Meltham Town Hall Clock on Tuesday 2nd June 2015.The following are links to videos of other clocks I have visited:LONDON BIG BENhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WR7b8...LUTON TOWN HALLhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Pe1v...AMPTHILL TOWN CL......
Leeds Town Hall Clock
A look at Leeds Town Hall Clock on Tuesday 2nd September 2014.Leeds went through a period of rapid growth in the first half of the 19th century and by the mid-19th century it became apparent that the court house was no longer large enough for the fun......
Halifax Town Hall Clock
A look at Halifax Town Hall Clock, West Yorkshire, on Friday 27th April 2017.The Mayor and corporation first proposed that they build a new town hall in 1847. They suggested it again in 1853 after the town had become a borough five years earlier but......
Kendal Town Hall Clock
A look at Kendal Town Hall Clock on the afternoon of Saturday 5th July 2014.The clock was built in 1861 and as well as the usual westminster quarter chimes and strike on the hours, there is also a carillon which plays the following tunes on the follo......
Welshpool Town Hall Clock
A look at Welshpool town hall clock on the morning of Saturday 1st September 2018.The town was originally built in 1874 and both the hall and clock were restored in 2012. I am not sure who the original builder of the clock was but it contains a sing......
Burnley Town Hall Clock
A look at Burnley Town Hall Clock, Lancashire, on Wednesday 6th January 2016.The Town Hall with its elaborate Classical facade adjoins the Mechanics' Institute and dominates Manchester Road. The architects were Holtom and Fox of Dewsbury, winners of......
Birkenhead Town Hall Clock
A look at Birkenhead Town Hall Clock on Saturday 18th July 2015.Birkenhead Town Hall is a town hall and former civic building and was the former administrative headquarters of the County Borough of Birkenhead, and more recently, council offices for......