NZ5020 : The Clock Tower

taken 3 years ago, near to Middlesbrough, Great Britain

The Clock Tower
The Clock Tower
The Clock Tower / Water Tower with the Temenos sculpture behind it.The tower held the water tanks used to operate the lock gates and only has three clocks. One face is blank to prevent workers from "clock watching." Football ground (Place of local worship) in background.

Temenos is a 110m long by 50m high sculpture designed by Turner prize winner Anish Kapoor as part of Middlesbrough's Middlehaven Docks rejuvenation. It is costing 2.7 million and is one of five sculptures in the Tees Valley. With a total price tag of 15m this is the world's biggest public art project.

River Tees

The River Tees is a major river in Northern England. It rises in the Pennines on Cross Fell and flows 85 miles eastwards to its mouth at Redcar.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 6 May, 2018   (more nearby)
Friday, 15 June, 2018
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  City, Town centre  Docks, Harbours 
Primary Subject of Photo
Sculpture  River 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 5034 2084 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:34.8161N 1:13.3614W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 5011 2098
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Sculpture  Dock  Middlesbrough  Clock Tower 

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