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Dominates the centre

Great atmosphere on a Race Day Saturday with a medium sized market at the same time. A classic... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
R N
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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
Centre of town.

The clock tower is located in the market square of this lovely historic town. There is always... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2018
James L
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Paddock Wood, United Kingdom
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20 May 2018
“Dominates the centre”
2 May 2018
“Centre of town.”
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Market Place, Thirsk, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is lots of seating around the clock tower, benches that you can sit on a while away the time. There is a market at certain times a week and parking can be at a premium but if you can linger a while in the...More

Thank loubaz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visit Thirsk each year and use this lovely clock tower are a meeting place. It is easily seen from all parts of the market square.

Thank Kevin F
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

We visited Thirsk to visit the Herriott Museum and to do a little bit of shopping. We didn't get much time to look round but the clock tower was lovely. We are looking forward to going back next year when on holiday

Thank Liz B
Reviewed 21 August 2018

This is a proper English market square, and the clock tower sets it off nicely. There are lots of seating around the square, and it has a good selection of shops to browse.

Thank Kelpie48
Reviewed 14 August 2018

A busy wee place in August when we visited but a lovely town centre none the less lots of places to eat and drink.

Thank James M
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Great atmosphere on a Race Day Saturday with a medium sized market at the same time. A classic Yorkshire market town square.

Thank R N
Reviewed 2 May 2018

The clock tower is located in the market square of this lovely historic town. There is always plenty of activity in the square, so great for people watching. There is also a market held on Fridays and Mondays, ideal for picking up a bargain or...More

Thank James L
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Won't be rushing back to here. Although we live about a 45 minute drive away, won't rush back. There are so many charity shops, which is every other shop, so if you like wandering around these then its a must for you, but unfortunately not...More

Thank YorkshireLass2013
Reviewed 26 April 2018

The clock tower is prominent in the town square. It is located just across the crosswalk from one side of the square to the other.

Thank killwillene
Reviewed 10 March 2018

This clock is situated right in the middle of the town and is used by many visitors and locals as a seating area to admire the view or to sit on whilst they eat their snacks. It is well maintained and admired by many

Thank nmaidwell123
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