The Ripon Hornblower, Ripon

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The Ripon Hornblower is located in Ripon. Make The Ripon Hornblower a part of your Ripon vacation plans using our Ripon online trip itinerary planner .
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  • This is a unique experience to me The hornblower blows his horn every evening at 9pm in the market place. Its meant to signify that all is well I believe, so beware if you dont hear him!  more »
  • A tradition that has been going for centuries - the sounding of the "all clear" at dusk every night - one of the horns used dates to 17th century - the wakeman most obliging to answer any questions  more »
  • I have to admit history is a passion of mine so to hear the horn blower tradition still exists really interested me. He gave a good talk about why it still takes place and the history of Ripon in gene...  more »

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