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Something different

This is an interesting looking clock. It looks like a small Mississippi steam boat. When we were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
BT3rd
,
Windsor, United Kingdom
via mobile
Out of Steam & Out of Time!

The Jersey steam clock is a replica of the centre section of a paddle steamboat named the... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
Nick and Angel S
,
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Excellent11%
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“harbour area” (6 reviews)
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Rue de la Liberation, St Helier
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an interesting looking clock. It looks like a small Mississippi steam boat. When we were there it seemed to have run out of steam. Nevertheless, it looked interesting and probably looks better when working.

Thank BT3rd
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

The Jersey steam clock is a replica of the centre section of a paddle steamboat named the Ariadne! At first glance this clock looks interesting, but it isn’t old (commissioned and built in 1996), it doesn’t work and is a fake that doesn’t even run...More

Thank Nick and Angel S
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Very unusual time piece, large, good spot for breather,lovely dock side view. Behind Maritime museum.

Thank lizterry54
Reviewed 1 October 2017

It no longer works and was told it was very expensive to erect. So not much to say about it really! A quick glance but not interesting.

Thank takemoretrips
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We came upon this clock whilst walking around the harbour. It is on the roadside of the maritime museum. We never actually noticed that it was a steam clock but I think there is a plaque actually telling you about the clock.

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 13 September 2017

As others have said its a clock that doesn't work. I understand that there have been many comments from the locals about this. I came I saw, I left. I won't be back. Its more hype than anything else

Thank JamesKent
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Great to look at & set in a very prominent position. However, it doesn't work & there is no information plaque. Shame really.

Thank CAVA56
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This steam clock sounds like something worth seeing. Unfortunately it does not work and there is no information available about its provenance. Such a pity.

Thank Subwebman
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We came across this "attraction" but there was no information near it to tell us what it was also if it was/is a clock it wasn't working when we were there - such a shame.

Thank Neil A
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This is a lovely clock and in its day was worth a look before going into the maritime museum but now that the ports have been privatised it is all about profit and so this lovely clock now no longer keeps time and does not...More

Thank Calabash J
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