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Detail from: Memorial to 158 Squadron by Peter W. Naylor, 2009

Browning Memorial Clock Tower

Summary

Type Clock Tower

     Barrett Browning Memorial consists of a clock tower and institute.
     The poet laureate John Masefield performed the opening ceremony. It was his first visit to his birthplace since he had left it as a youth. Institute houses the County Library.
    

Contributor details

Contributor Role
Binyon, Brightwen ---

Element details

Part of work Material Dimensions
Whole stone, timbered around clock faces None

PMSA recording information

Reference Region
HEheLExx001 BM
General condition Good
Surface condition
  • No damage
Structural condition
  • None
Vandalism
  • None
Road High Street
Precise location corner of Bye Street and High Street
A-Z ref None
OS ref None

Sorry, we have no precise geographical information for this item.

Date of design None
Year of unveiling 1892
Unveiling details Unveiled 1895
Commissioned by None
Duty of care None
Listing status Don't know
At risk? No known risk

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