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A Homage to Cannock’s Clock

A Homage to Cannock’s Clock

The below video of the history of Cannock’s Clock was created for the Elemental Arts and Culture Festival and it was viewable at the No. 1 Pery Square Hotel between 10am and 4pm each day over the course of the weekend.

The video contained a brief history of Cannock’s Clock overlaid with historic images of Limerick’s streetscapes, it includes a poem by the former Mayor of Limerick Ted Russell who served between 1954-1957. Ted Russell actively campaigned for the establishment of a university in Limerick.
 

 
As part of the Elemental Arts and Culture Festival Weekend 12-14 September 2014 we also put together a Time’s Up, Clock Hunt where 12 of the city clocks were photographed and the hunt was to locate where they are in the city.

 

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Sharon Slater

Sharon Slater is the owner and operator of the Limerick’s Life website. She has been researching and collecting information regarding Limerick history and genealogies since her early teens. She obtained a Masters degree in Local History at the University of Limerick.

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