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Town hall, Truro, Cornwall. November 1914

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A view of the new set of four bells on a G.W.R. cart, ready to be hoisted up to the roof for the new clock tower after repairs and building of the tower on the roof of the town hall following the fire. A note with the glass plate negative states On the evening of November the 11th 1914 the Town council met in the Council Chamber where the caretaker had lit fires for their comfort. When he left

Copyright © that the municipal buildings cost 8

Media ID 19056577

Date: 8th June 2019

County: nothing seemed amiss : an hour later smoke was seen to be coming from the ironwork of the clock tower. A strong breeze encouraged the flames and the framework of the clock crashed down into the Council Chamber. All the damage was confined to the front of the building. It is interesting

Location Name: especially in view of possible developments

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Associated Categories: Truro

Keywords: about nine oclock