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The Peace Tower was started in 1919 when Edward, Prince of Wales laid the cornerstone and it stands 300 feet high. It has a room of remembrance where books of those who died in service to the country are listed and pages are turned daily. The tower also feature a clock which strikes on the quarter-hours, half-hours and hours plus a 53 bell carillon. This is an enclosed viewing platform seen just below the clock faces.

 Photographed on Tuesday August 12th, 2008.
Link to the Wikipedia Peace Tower Article.

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