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Busy Market Day

We visited Otley on a Market Day which made it very difficult to get close to this wonderful... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2018
2014Jandy
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Great landmark

This is a lovely clock in the heart of the town. It's a great landmark and a pretty nice meeting... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
cazbatt
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 September 2018

We visited Otley on a Market Day which made it very difficult to get close to this wonderful Victorian Clock Tower in the heart of Otley. It was built to mark the Golden Jubilee of Queen Victoria's reign. Interestingly it was built on the site...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely clock in the heart of the town. It's a great landmark and a pretty nice meeting place.

Thank cazbatt
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

A historical landmark in a small market town, right next to the market Square. Every similar market town should have something similar. Although towns like Ripon and Darlington do have. To conclude, without it the market Square would be missing something.

Thank Ludwik D
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

This tall clock tower sits to one edge of the square in the town centre. Due to the road layout, traffic pours past which is a shame as it is not a quiet area. The clock tower has a wonderfully designed top piece and has...More

Thank sabatinitennis
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This feature really makes the town as special as it is. What a wonderful addition. We watched many people as well as ourselves admire it.

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 9 September 2017

This clock is the centre part of otley where all the markets surround but we sadly lost victims in the Manchester bombing so flowers were laid here and the clock was used as a memorial area to those whom lost their lives

Thank Sal7thomp
Reviewed 9 August 2017

the Clock Tower is a memorial to the Boer War and has a plaque re Belgium refugees in the town. Being on the edge of the market Place and on the edge of Kirkgate, a main road through the town, it is very obvious.

Thank Roger D
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This stands proud in the Market Place in memory of a battle in the Boer War as well as telling the time for the market traders.

Thank PeterReigate
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is an iconic landmark in Otley being in the market square it enhances the centre. The citizens of Otley are very proud of the Jubilee Clock which is central to the town

Thank susandykes81
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Standing proud in the centre, just take a look if you are in Otley. We stopped here whilst on a national holidays tour. The clock is worth a look

Thank sandrac58
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