November 30, 2022


Old Town Hall Clock: Still Ticking After Almost 175 Years

Written by Adam Jenkins The Old Town Hall Clock is an iconic fixture in Marietta, but how many of us know the history behind it? The clock was originally purchased by the Marietta Borough Council in September of 1852 from Mr. Sylvester Penfield of New York City. Crowds gathered as the clock mechanism, and 1,000