Clydesdale Bank Anniversary Tower

Clydesdale Bank Tower
Credit: Donald Whannell
Clydesdale Bank Tower
Credit: Jean Reid/New Glasgow Society
Clydesdale Bank Tower
Credit: Ann Gardner
Clydesdale Bank Tower
Credit: Ann Gardner
Garden Festival 'zone'

Water and Maritime

Sponsor, if appropriate

Clydesdale Bank PLC

Type of object

Pavilion, building or other structure

Current situation


Current location, if known

West Parade, Rhyll (as at January 2022)


Sold to Rhyll Council in 1989 for £400,000. Last operated in 2010. The following year, a safety report found that £400,000 worth of repairs were required to keep the ride operational. After standing but not operating for seven years, in 2017 work was carried out to turn the tower into a beacon.

1 comment

  1. Anonymous Artist says:

    Here is my drawing of the tower from my visit in primary school.

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