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Corpus Clock

Corpus Christi College, Taylor Library | Cambridge University, Cambridge, England
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Corpus Christi College, Taylor Library | Cambridge University, Cambridge, England
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Sure is an interesting timepiece which attracts lots of visitors. We were fortunate enough to watch it for some time whilst sitting outside the Cambridge Chop House, which is on the nearby corner. If you want to take a picture you’ll need to be patient...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

From the road side you can very easily get attracted to the golden sun dial which gives you the time all day

Thank Ajay K
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wondered why every one was blocking the path and then took our turn to do the same. Very unusual time-piece

Thank Margaret B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is very hard to miss the Corpus Clock, located on a street corner right in the heart of Cambridge. Certainly, whenever I walked past during a week's stay in Cambridge it always seemed to have a scrum of tourists clustered around it. The clock...More

Thank JElliot32
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Brilliant if your in Cambridge you must see the clock amazing piece of engineering and even better at night🇬🇧👍

Thank ge0rge394
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had to come see this strange clock. Too much to tell why we had to, but we did. This was one thing we had to do on the bucket list in Cambridge.

Thank Radrev
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

But a lovely different clock - well worth a look and try to figure out how it works and shows the time.

Thank Turtle5954
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Rather an odd clock directly opposite Kings. Always lots of tourists taking photos but personally I just think it's odd!

Thank David M
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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Pretty cool, if your touring cambridge-this one is free. Pretty interesting, and along the way sightseeing in cambridge.

Thank Joe F
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

Interesting clock that cost over £1M. see at night, ideally when quiet, when you can hear the clock and see the blue movement from across the street.

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