• Completed restoration
  • Day of collapse
  • Complex modelling and analysis
  • Sensitive structural repairs
  • Proof testing of repaired king-post trusses

Woolwich Arsenal Clock Tower

military

place
Duke of Wellington Avenue, SE18 6SS
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Full disabled access, Partial disabled access
When the historic clocktower suffered near total destruction, Ramboll's conservation engineers employed rigorous analysis, salvage testing and traditionally detailed replacements allowing over 85% of the original materials to be reinstated.

Access

Saturday 22nd

group
  • Conservation Engineer led tour of the clocktower every 20 mins (1pm-4.45pm) max 20 per tour. No access to clock mechanism.

Sunday 23rd

group
  • Conservation Engineer led tour of the clocktower every 20 mins (1pm-4.45pm) max 20 per tour. No access to clock mechanism.

Design

Original design
military, 1805
Restoration
Ramboll, A&Q Partnership, 2009
Type
Military
Period
Historical/contemporary