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Kevin Bennett01/06/2018 12:59:43
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How cool is this has any one got intimation on this

Jon Gibbs01/06/2018 15:17:13
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I've not seen the one in Vancouver but I've seen the steam clock in San Francisco which looks pretty similar...

...I think I must be going bonkers. I've looked and can't find any pictures now. Perhaps it was Vancouver after all embarrassed


Edited By Jon Gibbs on 01/06/2018 15:32:10

HOWARDT01/06/2018 16:35:55
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I have been to Vancouver a few times. The clock is in Gas Town is on the corner of Water Street and I think Camble Street. It can get a little crowded around it during daytime, particularly on the hour as it plays its tune. The best is to go to the restaurant on the opposite corner, at night and enjoy a good meal and watch and listen. Information is on Wikipedia, it is a fairly recent addition but still interesting as the side panels are glass so you can see the innards.

Ian S C02/06/2018 13:27:01
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There was a bit in ME a few years back, the clock made it to cover picture. Seem to think that the motor in it is a Stuart Turner motor.

Ian S C

Kevin Bennett02/06/2018 15:43:54
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are their any in the UK or In the EU  I would love to build one 

Edited By Kevin Bennett on 02/06/2018 15:45:42

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