Bell tower


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Bell tower

A tall structure either independent or part of a building used to contain one or more bells; it is also called a campanile.

bell tower

A tall structure supporting one or more bells; may be part of a building or an independent structure; Also see belfry.
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In one of the photos, Mona can be seen standing in the bell tower holding a small bouquet of purple roses.
The 'very heavy' bell tower on top has been strengthened with reinforced concrete.
We spent the day at the beach enjoying the crystal water, then we climbed to the top of the bell tower at St.
A design and access statement supporting the proposal says: "The original bell tower was replaced 22 years ago, it's made of ply board.
Elsewhere, the Weighbridge and Weighbridge office at Coventry Canal Basin and the church hall and bell tower of the Church of St John the Divine were also given listed status.
We are trying to get the bell tower restored because it's not been functioning for a while and we have had some builders here and scaffolding up," he said.
Paul Brayson, project director for the new Berwick hospital at Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, said retaining the bell tower was not financially viable.
Work at St Michael's on Church Street in Abergele was carried out to repair and re-plaster the inside and outside of the bell tower, to improve lighting, upgrade fire safety access, repair an archway over the main door and re-paint and re-guild the clock.
Sip in Style will be one of the first events to be held in the newly renovated Center Court space at The Bell Tower Shops.
Shirley, who snapped the pair's exploits, added they kept turning around on the ledge "and you could see their coats blowing around" as it was so windy up on the bell tower.
A "credible and serious security threat" was the reason Duke officials abandoned the plan to allow the bell tower to be used as minaret, a spokesman said.
Master carpenter Jeff Samuelson took the unstable bell tower from the building on Sept.