Conway Town Clock – Conway, South Carolina

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The stately Conway town clock greets people approaching city hall. It was designed by W.H. Winborne, master cabinetmaker of Conway. The purchase of the clock was authorized by town council on July 11, 1939 and was built over a three month period.

Conway Clock

Austin Bond of Murrells Inlet, 20143© Do Not Use Without Written Consent

The tower was constructed of local black jack cypress purchased from the Conway Lumber Company. The Seth Thomas works cost $750.00 and were installed just before Thanksgiving of 1939. (Source: The Independent Republic Quarterly, VOl 13, 1979. Pg 25)

Conway Town Clock

Parker Renaud of West Columbia, 2014 © Do Not Use Without Written Consent

Hillary Winburn of Conway, 2007 © Do Not Use Without Written Consent

Reflections on Conway Town Clock

Greg Richardson of Conway wrote to SCIWAY in September of 2007 to tell us that the “City of Conway just completed restoration of the clock and we held a ceremony to honor the families of the original supporters.”

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Conway Town Clock Info

Address: 229 Main Street, Conway, SC 29526

Conway Town Clock Map

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