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This memorial to the former president of the General Legislative Council stands at the center of the Circus.
  • Excellent19%
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  • Average49%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Basseterre, St. Kitts
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

According to the onsite sign explaining this, the spelling is Berley, not Berkely. But, in any event, there simply is not much to see and as a memorial to a former head of the Legislative Council from the 1880's, the history, at least to me,...More

Thank John E
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

took a bus trip from the cruise ship to the local centre and found this piece of history which is a twin to our own Big Ben

Thank alishatutu
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

Passing through Basseterre you go through the square with a large clock in the centre, if possible its worth a stop to take photographs

Thank Alpat
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

This historic clock is the 'roundabout' / cross roads for vehicles and pedestrians alike. It takes little time to photograph but reading its history is very interesting. But be aware of the traffic as there are no official crossing points, you simply walk / mingle...More

Thank hisreverence
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Nice monument/clock, but it would mean more if the clock was displaying the proper time. Dangerous to get close since cars are moving around it.

Thank Christian M
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

This is a quite wonderful combined water fountain and clock memorial which stands at the centre of the Circus in the centre of town. Erected in 1883 in memory of Thomas Berkeley, a respected man and owner in the area, the four faces of the...More

Thank SteveJacksonnufc
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

Again - the history you get from the drive-by is interesting, but there's not a lot to see here since the good restaurant nearby recently shut down.

Thank Don S
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Good spot to chill and enjoy some nice local cocunut water and meet new people in our lovely island St kitts, Some foreigners call this location the little bend because in England they have the big bend

Thank Drip P
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

The Thomas Berkeley Georgian Memorial clock stands in the centre of the Circus; the intersection of Liverpool Row, Bank Street, Fort Street and Bay Road. The clock is known by the locals a 'Little Ben' and is just a photo stop directly outside the cruise...More

Thank mikesierra
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Its not like you have to go out of your way to see this memorial. It is a Victorian styled clock tower in the area called 'The Circus', right in the centre of Basseterre, the capital of St Kitts. It is a bit of England...More

Thank Nunngo
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helen1888
25 June 2015|
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Response from Margaret G | Reviewed this property |
Sorry it's a memorial not anything to do with WiFi or TV's.
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