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SPW052995 SCOTLAND (1937). John Brown's Shipyard, Clydebank, Queen Elizabeth under construction. An oblique aerial photograph taken facing north. This image has been produced from a print.

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Manylion

Pennawd [SPW052995] John Brown's Shipyard, Clydebank, Queen Elizabeth under construction. An oblique aerial photograph taken facing north. This image has been produced from a print.
Cyfeirnod SPW052995
Dyddiad 1937
Dolen Canmore Collection item 1315596
Enw lle
Plwyf OLD KILPATRICK (CLYDEBANK)
Ardal CLYDEBANK
Gwlad SCOTLAND
Dwyreiniad / Gogleddiad 249780, 669440
Hydred / Lledred -4.402577560072, 55.8946468655
Cyfeirnod Grid Cenedlaethol NS498694

Pinnau

The Singer Sewing Machine Factory clock, the world's largest four faced clock that stood 226ft high with a 26ft-wide clock face (5 feet larger than Big Ben) with 13 foot ‘Singer’ signs above each clock face it became symbolic of the global importance of a plant that would weave itself into the very fabric of life in the town on the outskirts of Glasgow. First illuminated in 1907 it lit up the night's sky which was visible at a distance of up to six miles, for 79 years it was used by locals to keep time prior to it being stopped by the push of a button from Provost F. Downie of Clydebank on Friday, March 15, 1963.

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