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- Date Added
- Local Authority
- Dumfries And Galloway
- Planning Authority
- Dumfries And Galloway
- NX 47543 58902
- 247543, 558902
Circa 1897. Square section, 3-stage clocktower in square at centre of creetown. Creetown granite, with band course above 1st stage; door at ground, granite drinking troughs to N and S and bowl to E; louvred ventilator openings to tall 2nd stage, flanked by angle pilasters. Circular clockpanels with Roman numeral clock faces to each elevation of 3rd stage. Crenellated and coped parapet. Wrought -iron weathervane surmounting tower on bowed wrought-iron ties. Plague to E.
Statement of Special Interest
A similar, but more ornate, clocktower, dated 1871, stands in the High Street of Gatehouse of Fleet, listed separately. The Creetown clock tower was apparently built to commemorate Queen Victoria's Jubilee.
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