Project information

Public Hall Clock Restoration

The clock on the clocktower of Shirehampton Public Hall is a landmark widely visible in Shirehampton. The clock is in need of specialist restoration, but scaffolding is required for access

2 weeks

Charity information: Shirehampton Public Hall Community Association

Shirehampton Public Hall Community Association
  • Need

    Need

    The clock has not been working correctly for some time, and the projected cost is beyond our means at the present time

    Solution

    Access to the clock needs to be achieved both internally in the tower and externally via scaffolding

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    To attract grant funding to achieve our project

    Activities

    » Applying to grant funding bodies

    The clock will be repaired


  • Impact

    Impact

    As a visible landmark, and with the bells correctly striking the quarter-hours, the whole of Shirehampton will be enabled to be more punctual !

    Risk

    None

    Reporting

    A report including copy invoices of expenditure will be submitted on completion

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £3,600

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      Amount Heading Description
      £900 Clock repair based on quote received from clock repairer
      £2,700 Tower Scaffolding to facilitate clock repair
  • Background

    Location

    The Tower on the corner of Shirehampton Public Hall at BS11 9TX

    Beneficiaries

    The residents of Shirehampton

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    We are the Leaseholders of the Hall and responsible for the maintenance

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

    Peter Kirsen

    Treasurer