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Tait Clock

Baker Place, Limerick, Ireland
+353 61 317 522
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It's a clock, what else is there to say?

It's a nice clock, would like to know the history of it but its nice to sit for a few minutes. Go... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2017
A H
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Limerick, Ireland
Limerick's Big (maybe little} Ben

Girls from the nearby Tait's Clothing Factory used to meet under the clock when they had a 'date... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2017
095Mary
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Ireland
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good28%
  • Average44%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
20 Apr 2017
“It's a clock, what else is there to say?”
24 Mar 2017
“Limerick's Big (maybe little} Ben”
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Baker Place, Limerick, Ireland
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+353 61 317 522

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Reviewed 20 April 2017

It's a nice clock, would like to know the history of it but its nice to sit for a few minutes. Go for a look.

1  Thank A H
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Girls from the nearby Tait's Clothing Factory used to meet under the clock when they had a 'date' after work and the 'limerick' on the directional sign recognises this. Its a Limerick landmark that will outlive us all.

Thank 095Mary
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Tait's clock is very much part of our history and folklore situated very prominently with it's four face clock facing the different streets. It has been a friend to many of us over many years telling us the time before mobiles came into being. Here...More

Thank Frank2510
Reviewed 9 November 2016

I love these old towers and most don't work, however this one is correct and it is very stately and beautiful construction. Well worth a visit. Surrounded by many shops, businesses and cafe's.

Thank MB1506
Reviewed 12 January 2016

An interesting and photogenic memorial to a Limerick Scotsman who made uniforms for the Confederate Army in America 150 years ago. It's a kind of mini Big Ben...if you get the angle right. The surrounding area is worth photographing too. If you're on a guided...More

Thank 753John
Reviewed 15 August 2015

This is one of the first things noticed while walking down from the train station. It looks like it's in a very quiet part of the city but then again it's right next to Saint Saviours Church, so I'm sure it gets busy sometimes. Named...More

Thank Professor_Sparrow
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Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

This is just a scenic clock in town. Nice for pictures and a quick stop while walking around. I would recommend taking the time to see it if you are in the area.

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Reviewed 30 January 2015

Yep, good to see because it's one of the things listed to see, but after all, it's a clock! You don't need to book, there are no fees or queues, and a perfect photo opportunity no matter which side you choose to stand on.

Thank SteveandDD
Reviewed 24 April 2014 via mobile

This clock is in honor of a man who immigrated to Limerick as a youngster (13 or 14). It's the story of rags to riches then decline of fortune. If you happen to be in the area, take a peak.

3  Thank dermgoddess
Reviewed 4 March 2012

It's a clock in a square, I don't see why this would be a tourist attraction. Teenagers with skateboards hang out there.

4  Thank TheCatMom
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