The clock- weights ran down wooden troughs, which were placed against the east wall of the tower to the first floor. ... The brick wall was in an unfinished condition, and some protection was needed before windows could safely be placed in ... A gate of somewhat imposing proportions was fixed on the south, and there wereanbsp;...
|Title||:||History of Philadelphia, 1609-1884|
|Author||:||John Thomas Scharf, Thompson Westcott|