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NEWPORT CLOCK

ANDY PLANT 1992

             
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A 30’ high stainless steel triumphal arch built to represent Newport at the Welsh Garden Festival and which now has its permanent home in Newport town centre. The feature is a cross between a cuckoo clock and an expresso machine, it has been billed as the only ‘white knuckle’ clock in the world. Skeletons appear, smoke oozes from

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  the cracks, several tons of steel fall apart and come to rest revealing the inhabitants asleep , a band of angel mechanics. A cuckoo wakes them, they start to rewind the clock weight, and the whole structure reforms itself ready for the next hour.