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Latitude: 53.4333 / 53°25'59"N
Longitude: -1.3548 / 1°21'17"W
OS Eastings: 442959
OS Northings: 393142
OS Grid: SK429931
Mapcode National: GBR LXZQ.GZ
Mapcode Global: WHDDC.5Y3T
Entry Name: Hastings Clock
Listing Date: 19 February 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1132724
English Heritage Legacy ID: 335711
Location: Rotherham, S65
Electoral Ward/Division: Boston Castle
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Rotherham
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Rotherham
Church of England Diocese: Sheffield
Commemorative clock. 1912, re-erected on present site 1969. Mechanism by
John Mason of Rotherham, frame by Macfarlane of Glasgow; for James Hastings.
Cast-iron. Tapered, offset, octagonal plinth with attached troughs; quatrefoil-
decorated band, gablets above side panels inscribed:
'TO COMMEMORATE THE / CORONATION OF / KING GEORGE V / AND / QUEEN MARY'
'PRESENTED BY / JAMES HASTINGS / OF ROTHERHAM'.
Quatrefoil column with 4 pendant lights on decorative brackets and elaborate
capital. Square clock with finialled cornice, surmounted by openwork corona.
Originally sited in Effingham Square. Replica of a clock in Douglas, Isle of Man.
Listing NGR: SK4295993142
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