Husainabad Clock Tower, Lucknow

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Husainabad Clock Tower is a clock tower located in the Lucknow city of India. It was constructed in 1881 by Nawab Nasir-ud-din Haider to mark the arrival of Sir George Couper, 1st Lieutenant Governor of United Province of Avadh. It was built at a cost of Rs. 1.75 lakhs.HistoryIt is located adjacent to the Rumi Darwaza, and is a perfect example to the artistic and structural skills of the Englishmen. Built in the year 1881, Husainabad clock tower is adjudged as the tallest among all the clock towers in India. it was built as a replica to the BIGBEN clock tower of london.Roskell Payne designed this structure of 67 meter high and it reflects Victorian and Gothic style structural designs. Gunmetal is used for building the clock parts. It’s gigantic pendulum has a length of 14 feet and the dial of the clock is designed in the shape of a 12-petalled flower and bells around it.
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  • movie shooting here and big clock tower good place and clean latest raid movie shooting is here old herritage  more »
  • Husainabad Clock tower is right in the front of Bara Imam. This is very big and nice. It was constructed by Nawa Nasir-ud-din Haider to mark the arrival of Sir George Couper, 1st Lieutenant Governor o...  more »
  • Situated after Rumi Darwaza and close to chota Imaam Baada. Nice place to hangout and take photos with family.  more »
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  • ‌A lofty structure,that stands, high in the sky, is Husainabad Clock Tower, is one of the appealing facades of Lucknow. This Clock tower is a perfect example to the artistic and structural skills of the English man, Roswell Payne. Built in the year 1881, this tower is adjudged as the tallest among all the Clock towers in India. This structure is of 67 meter high and it reflectsVictorian Gothic style structural designs. It's gigantic pendulum has a length of 14 feet and the dial of the clock is designed in the shape of a 12 petalled flower and bells around it.
  • Nice place to visit especially in evening. Now bike n car drive for kids. You can enjoy camel ride too. Don't forget to eat Pav Bhaji on Food Van of Delicious point.
  • Nice place, in Night or after lighting looks awesome. Near by Rumy gate and Imambara looks beautiful in night. U can enjoy camel riding and horse riding.
  • Beautiful clock tower. Situated at Hussainabad heritage walk area, can be seen from a distance due to its height. It has a huge open space around it. The area was kept clean and maintained well.
  • Known as ghanta ghat. This place has given many beautiful shots to many movies and tv serials. As it reflects the shadow of mugals and Our Lucknow.
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