CLOCK TOWER

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1351073
Date first listed:
22-Feb-1973
Statutory Address:
CLOCK TOWER, MARINE TERRACE

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Location

Statutory Address:
CLOCK TOWER, MARINE TERRACE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Kent
District:
Thanet (District Authority)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
TR 35174 70755

Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 07/02/2012

1380 TR 3570 NW 1/230

MARINE TERRACE Clock Tower

II

Built in 1888-9 to commemorate Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee in 1887. Built of Kentish ragstone with Portland stone above. Small octagonal cupola and dome in cast iron surmounted by a weathervane and a Time Ball. 4 clock faces set in stone with heraldic beasts below and plaques with busts of Queen Victoria, Prince of Wales (later King Edward VII), Princess of Wales (later Queen Alexandra), and the Crown encircled by the word 'Jubilee' and the year '1887' (the original terracotta plaques by Doulton have since been replaced with copper repoussé panels).



Listing NGR: TR3517470755

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
356616
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 12 Apr 2003
Reference: IOE01/09642/01
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