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Joseph Chamberlain Memorial Clock Tower
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Record height
Tallest in Birmingham from 1908 to 1965
Preceded by St Martin in the Bull Ring
Surpassed by BT Tower
General information
Status Listed Grade II
Type Campanile
Location University of Birmingham
Town or city Birmingham
Country England
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Construction started 1900
Completed 1908

The Joseph Chamberlain Memorial Clock Tower (usually called Old Joe) is a clock tower in the campus of the University of Birmingham, England. It is the tallest freestanding clock tower in the world. It is either 110 metres (361 ft), 99 metres (325 ft), or 100 metres (330 ft) tall.


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