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Description: Clock Tower, and 4 Iron Lamps
Date Listed: 14 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 213898
OS Grid Reference: SJ3920689428
OS Grid Coordinates: 339206, 389428
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3982, -2.9157
SJ 3989 CHILDWALL ROAD
31/274 Clock tower,
and 4 iron lamps
1884 by Sir J.A.Picton, in memory of his wife who died in
1879. Stone. 3 stages with rusticated base on 3 steps,
1st stage has quoin strips. Plaques to 4 sides with memorial
inscription and verse; band over, and round-arched recesses
with roundels above; archivolts and keys. Consoled cornice
over 1st stage, with urns at angles. 2nd stage has recessed,
curved corners with round-headed windows, with consoled
sills, flat pilasters and keyed archivolts; frieze and
cornice. 3rd stage also has recessed rounded corners, 4-face
clock with consoled segmental open pediments. Lead cupola
with short swept spire above. 4 iron lamps at angles, with
lantern tops, and dolphins entwined at base.
Listing NGR: SJ3920689428
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Source: English Heritage
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