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Famous clock towers

The role of clock towers can be seen from its’ name ” Clock Tower ” , which means  tower  with a clock. It may have  one or a few large watches ( usually of four sides ) for more people to be able to seen and read the time from afar . Clock towers usually possess a mechanism that strikes the hours day and night with simple tones or melodies . They usually locate near the central positions of major cities. Clock Tower may represent an independent building or part of other facilities such as  church or municipal building. They are architectural and cultural historic landmark of each country . Take a look some of the most famous clock towers of the world 

Big Ben, London, England

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Montreal Clock Tower, Canada

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Palace of Culture and Science. Warsaw, Poland

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Peace Tower, Canada

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Clock Tower, Hong Kong

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Victoria Theater and Concert Hall,Singapore

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The Rajabai Clock Tower in Mumbai,India

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Zytglogge tower Bern, Switzerland

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Spasskaya Clock Tower, Russia

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2 Comments

  1. Henry Peterson Henry Peterson October 12, 2017

    Nice article. The Messina Clock in Sicily, Italy and Cosmo Clock 21 in Yokohama, Japan are also famous towers.

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