Point Loma Rotary Clock, San Diego, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Johnny_Quest
N 32° 44.031 W 117° 12.774
11S E 480052 N 3621802
Quick Description: This free standing, 4 dial Rotary International town clock is located in Naval Training Center Park at Liberty Station. Locals will remember this area as the former Marine Corps Training Depot.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 4/17/2012 10:31:41 PM
Waymark Code: WME8CY
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 1

Long Description:
This clock is 16ft tall with a cast aluminum post. The top is a square head with 4 dials. The dials are analog with Roman numerals and Rotary International logo. The dials are backlit at night. The clock is radio controled to keep correct time. There are 4 solar panels on top of the clock. The clock was manufactured by The Rock Island Street Clock Company of Rock Island, Ill.


The dedication plaque reads: "POINT LOMA ROTARY CLOCK
IN MEMORY OF JAMES M. DAVIS
OCTOBER 19, 1914 - OCTOBER 10, 2008
'SERVICE ABOVE SELF'
DONATED BY THE ROTARY CLUB OF PT. LOMA AND THE HERVEY FUND AT THE SAN DIEGO FOUNDATION."

Local newspaper coverage: (visit link)
Status: Working

Display: Free Standing

Year built: 10/22/2010

Visit Instructions:
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