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  Golden clock on the tower of Torun Cathedral
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The clock on southern wall of the tower of cathedral was erected in 1433. The clock is made up of a painted copperface with gilded digits and one big hour hand ending in a palm tipped with a finger. Its name is Digitus Dei - Finger of God . The clock face, looking towards the Vistula river was used to time the work of ship workers, rafters on the river. Clock was renovated in 2005.

Address: Zeglarska 16, Torun

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  • Updated Aug 22, 2006
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