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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The bell tower will be open until 3pm, with demonstrations of bell ringing and a display of historic documents dating back to the 1750s.
According to the description of the premises by commercial property experts Bolton Birch, the building is currently arranged over two floors, occupying a corner location with extensive frontage looking towards the cathedral and Bell Tower Walk Square, but division into two trading units would be considered.
The Giralda bell tower the most significant landmark in the Andalusian city
29 Martin Lane, London, EC4Y 0DJ 19/00524/LBC Alterations and refurbishment works to include externally, a combination of the replacement or restoration of windows; the replacement of skylights; the replacement of the side access door; the repair and where necessary the replacement of the mansard roof, bell tower roof structure and brickwork; the restoration of the clock; the insertion of intake and exhaust grilles and windows; installation of a new roof hatch; and the replacement of the modern front porch hand rail.
Firefighters acted aggressively to protect wooden supports in the twin medieval bell towers from the flames, averting a bigger catastrophe, said Jose Vaz de Matos, a fire expert with France's Culture Ministry.
Earthquake Baroque can be seen in the design of bell towers of many churches.
Tentler II, a 47-year-old electrician, died of suffocation after he was pinned by an aerial lift while installing a sign on the mall's bell tower. The father of two and motorcycle enthusiast was known for volunteering in his son's Cub Scout troop, St.
(http://www.nbc-2.com/story/39259430/shooting-at-bell-tower-shops-entire-shopping-plaza-closed) NBC 2 quoted a witness saying she was celebrating her birthday at Society restaurant in Bell Tower on Tuesday.
Set over three floors, the well-maintained property has a "delightful" garden room and private enclosed rear garden with views of the stunning church bell tower.
We spent the day at the beach enjoying the crystal water, then we climbed to the top of the bell tower at St.