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He pārongo atu anōClock Tower, The Square, on cover of Palmerston North telephone book

In 1953 Arthur Hopwood gifted the city of Palmerston North £10,000 for the construction of a clock tower, to house the clock and chimes removed from the Post Office after the 1942 earthquake. It was completed in 1957. Originally it included a sound shell (stage) at the base, but this was removed c1990. In 2007 the clock tower was refurbished and the structure now includes a lantern style cross at the top.

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Tautuhi matihiko
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Ingoa
Clock Tower, The Square, on cover of Palmerston North telephone book
Pākanga
Telephone Directory 1967
E puritia ana ki
IMCA Digital Archive

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Clock Tower, The Square, on cover of Palmerston North telephone book
Letter from General Post Office, Wellington, to the Palmerston North City Council regarding maintenance of Post Office clock
Letter from Arthur Hopwood regarding his offer to the PNCC of a Clock Tower in the Square
Newspaper article regarding Mike O’Donoghue who looks after the Clock Tower, Palmerston North
Letter from Commercial Hotel regarding when to silence the Palmerston North Clock Tower chimes
Letter from the Palmerston North RSA, regarding concerns over the siting the Clock Tower in The Square
Newspaper article regarding a replacement cross for the Palmerston North Clock Tower
Newspaper cartoon regarding new designs for the Clock Tower
Arthur Hopwood signing Clock Tower contract documents
Palmerston North General Post Office
Letter from Town Clerk, PNCC, regarding increasing payments for Clock Tower maintenance
Letter from the Town Clerk, PNCC, regarding the opening of the new Clock Tower in The Square

Hanganga

Te kaihanga
Te wāhi
Palmerston North
Te rā
circa 1967

Te manatārua

Ngā whakamihi
New Zealand Post Office

Pūnaha whakarōpū

Tūtohu Hapori

Tuku kōrero mai mō te whakararu

Ngā rauemi e whai pānga ana

Clock Tower, The Square, on cover of Palmerston North telephone book
Letter from General Post Office, Wellington, to the Palmerston North City Council regarding maintenance of Post Office clock
Letter from Arthur Hopwood regarding his offer to the PNCC of a Clock Tower in the Square
Newspaper article regarding Mike O’Donoghue who looks after the Clock Tower, Palmerston North
Letter from Commercial Hotel regarding when to silence the Palmerston North Clock Tower chimes
Letter from the Palmerston North RSA, regarding concerns over the siting the Clock Tower in The Square
Newspaper article regarding a replacement cross for the Palmerston North Clock Tower
Newspaper cartoon regarding new designs for the Clock Tower
Arthur Hopwood signing Clock Tower contract documents
Palmerston North General Post Office
Letter from Town Clerk, PNCC, regarding increasing payments for Clock Tower maintenance
Letter from the Town Clerk, PNCC, regarding the opening of the new Clock Tower in The Square

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