A celebration of Potts Clocks

Public timepieces, on buildings, churches, etc.
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Re: A celebration of Potts Clocks

Postby j.c.d. » Wed 11 Nov, 2015 9:33 am

That's a very old clock ( and Lion) on the Red Lion Pub opposite the Adelphi pub. could it possibly be a Potts model ?.
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Re: A celebration of Potts Clocks

Postby tyke bhoy » Wed 11 Nov, 2015 10:20 am

j.c.d. wroteColonThat's a very old clock ( and Lion) on the Red Lion Pub opposite the Adelphi pub. could it possibly be a Potts model ?.

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Re: A celebration of Potts Clocks

Postby Brunel » Wed 11 Nov, 2015 5:28 pm

POTTS CLOCKS ON FLICKR.

https://flic.kr/g/9V2L1
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Re: A celebration of Potts Clocks

Postby j.c.d. » Sat 14 Nov, 2015 5:34 pm

There are many ( were ) nice clocks around Leeds. years ago I used travel on the bus down Dewsbury road on a morning to work and always took the time from the clock on the Dewsbury rd. Police station and then a mile or so the Parkfield pub clock on the corner of Jack lane.
In yesterdays Daily Mail there was a picture of the old Post Office, lovely building, City Square and how it has been converted into apartments. Its clock was still there and hopefully will remain.


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