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The Original Co-op Eight Day Clock Mechanism

The Original Co-op Eight Day Clock Mechanism

Photograph Taken: September 2004
Photographer: Unknown
Catalogue Reference: 850B
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This archive entry is © Longridge and District Local History Society.

Decision to install the eight day clock on the Co-op building was made on December 3rd 1879 at a cost of £45. The grand opening was on Saturday July 18th 1880. 

Subscriptions were “solicited from the gentry” by a committee of three members and the installation was made by Messrs W.H. Bailey of Salford, Manchester. 


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