Swan Bells, Barrack Square, Perth, Western Australia
|Credit||Danielle Tinero / RIBA Collections|
|Subject||Squares ; Copper ; Fountains ; Belfries, bell towers ; Nautical style ; Concrete ; Steel ; Spires ; Cladding|
NOTES: The tower, designed by Hames Sharley and engineered by Arup, houses 18 historic bells of London's St Martin-in-the-Fields, cast in 1724. They were gifted to the people of Western Australia by the UK to celebrate the Bicentennial. The building is so-called both because of its siting on the Swan River and because the symbol of Western Australia is the black swan.
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