The Wickersley Clock and Wickersley Show
The Wickersley Clock is located on Bawtry Rd between Green Lane and The Grove
The Clock was completed in 1995. It was jointly funded (50:50) and 'Presented to the people of Wickersley by the Wickersley Agricultural Show Society and Wickersley Parish Council
A time capsule was laid as the clock was completed – it is said that inside is a copy of the Rotherham Advertiser, one or two cups from the Wickersley Show and various items of information about the history of the popular annual Show and about the Wickersley Parish Council.
Peter Goodall, who lead on this project was one of the last surviving Trustees of the Wickersley Showground Association and also a Wickersley Parish Councillor (although may not have been in 1995)
It is understood that the Earl of Scarbrough cut the ribbon at the official opening
Wickersley Clock on pillar
Wickersley Clock - plaque