Sahat Kulla (Clock Tower)

Sahat Kulla (Clock Tower, listed since 1967)

The clock tower dates back to the 19th century. Following a fire, the tower has been reconstructed using bricks. The original bell was brought to Kosovo from Moldavia. It bore an inscription reading 'this bell was made in 1764 for Jon Moldova Rumen'. In 2001, the original bell was stolen. The same year, French KFOR troops replaced the old clock mechanism with an electric one. Given Kosovo's electricity problems - the clock tower is struggling to 'keep time'.

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