Cunningham Clock Tower, Peshawar

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  • CUNNINGHAM CLOCK TOWER

    by WAHEEDASLAM Updated May 10, 2004

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    Cunningham Tower with street view

    Nearby the Chowk Yadgaar is a Cunningham Clock Tower It was built in 1900 "in commemoration of the Diamond jubilee of Her Majesty the Queen Empress", but. is named after Sir George Cunningham who came along somewhat later. Cunningham started his Asian career as the political agent assigned to North Waziristan (in the Tribal Areas) and advanced to become governor of NWFP in 1937-46 and again after Independence in 1947-8.

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    Cunningham Clock TowerIf you...

    by filipdebont Written Aug 24, 2002

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    Cunningham Clock Tower

    If you walk East coming from Chowk Yadgar you pass some fruit shops, further in this street you'll see the Cunningham Clock Tower, this Clock Tower was built in 1900, to honour the diamond jubilee of Reign of the English queen, The Empress of India', Queen Victoria. Cunningham was a former governor.

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    Cunningham Clock Tower

    by Kalashtravels Written Apr 21, 2007

    It was built in 1900 by Balmukund to celebrate Queen Victoria’s Diamond Jubilee, and in honour of Sir George Cunningham who became the governor of N.W.F.P

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