Gate tower

Gate tower

A tower containing a gate to a fortress.

gate tower

A tower containing a gate to a fortress. (See illustration p. 456.)
References in classic literature ?
As we topped the ridge and saw the granite gate towers dotting the flowered plain at our feet Ja made a final effort to persuade me to abandon my mad purpose and return with him to Anoroc, but I was firm in my resolve, and at last he bid me good-bye, assured in his own mind that he was looking upon me for the last time.
These include the "We Are Seven" grave (traditionally associated with the William Wordsworth poem), the postern gate tower, decorative squirrels and peacocks in the High Street, the former Customs Office and the site of the home of John Williams, who was the Archbishop of York and a key figure in Conwy's history in the Civil War.
The 14-storey Vida Jeddah Gate hotel tower and the 25-storey Vida Residences Jeddah Gate tower will feature 202 hotel rooms and suites in addition to the 162 serviced residences, which will be for sale, available in 1, 2, 3 and 4-bedrooms, reported sister title Arabian Business.
I stopped off at Eschenheimer Turm Tower close to the main shopping area on my way back - a bar and restaurant in a medieval gate tower.
The bride and groom have the option of entering the priory via the main North Gate Tower (Portcullis) and driving, in style, to meet their guests in front of the house.
The Hyatt Capital Gate Abu Dhabi, located within the world's furthest leaning manmade tower, a distinction conferred by the Guinness World Records to the Capital Gate tower, celebrated its first anniversary last month.
A special-edition Ferrari 458 Italia sports car, valued around six million Yuan (591,480 pounds), was filmed at night doing 'doughnuts' and wheel spinning on the ramparts of the Zhonghua Gate Tower.
Local television channels showed pictures of a Ferrari 458 Italia sedan being lifted up and driven around at high speed on the ramparts of the Zhonghua Gate Tower in the city of Nanjing.
The five-star hotel is housed in the Capital Gate Tower which is part of the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (Adnec) in Abu Dhabi, UAE, has already in the Guinness Book of World Records for many structural firsts, including its unusual shape which tilts at an 18 degree angle.
Some of the projects the company has been involved with include the Capital Gate Tower, Burj Dubai, Nuevo Latino Restaurant in DIFC, Sezzam Restaurant at Mall of the Emirates, UAE, Djibouti Palace Hotel in Denmark, Best Western Regency - Abbotsford Canada, The Hyde Hotel in London and Holiday Inn Houston.
The 160-metre Capital Gate tower, developed by the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Company (ADNEC), leans at 18 degrees--over four times the angle of Italy's famous Leaning Tower of Pisa.
The Capital Gate tower will help draw world's attention to Abu Dhabi," Vincent added.