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Oldest clock

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  • Who: Salisbury Cathedral

  • What: Oldest clock

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The worlds oldest surviving working clock is the faceless clock dating from 1386, or possibly earlier, at Salisbury Cathedral, Wiltshire, UK. It was restored in 1956, having struck the hours for 498 years and ticked more than 500 million times.

 

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