Landmarks of New YorkThis tower, of massive simplicity it Italian Renaissance style, was completed in 1909 from plans by Le Brun & Sons. Its four clock faces are each 26 ½ feet in diameter, the minute hands weighing ½ ton, Four chimes ( the largest 7000 pounds) sound a measure by Handel on the quarter hours.
|Placed By||New York Community Trust|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 1:52am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 585471 N 4510513|
|Decimal Degrees||40.74113333, -73.98766667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 44.468', W 73° 59.26'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 44' 28.08" N, 73° 59' 15.60" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||212, 347, 646, 914, 917,|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1-11 Madison Ave, New York NY 10010, US|
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