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Yorkshire Penny Bank Clock – Bradford, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc
N 53° 47.851 W 001° 45.415
30U E 581876 N 5961710
Quick Description: A clock tower on top of an old bank building.
Location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 2/27/2011 9:29:59 AM
Waymark Code: WMAVD3
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 0

Long Description:
The Yorkshire Penny Bank originally started in 1859 in Halifax, Yorkshire as a Friendly Society called the West Riding Penny Savings Bank. (Yorkshire used to be split into 3 administrative areas called Ridings).

This building was built in 1895, by architect James Ledingham. It has not been a bank for a long time was a pub for a while but is currently empty.
Status: Working

Display: Mounted

Year built: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Photo of clock.
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