spirelet


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spirelet

A small spire as of a pinnacle or turret.
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Fascinating 13th-century sandstone church spirelet.
The castellated octagonal tower with its ogival windows and spirelet roof looks more like a folly than a dovecote and water tanks in the disused building indicate its original purpose changed.
Betjeman renders the missing sound of Sabbath bells as an irreparable loss, for in an earlier time "neighbouring towers and spirelets joined the ringing" of "the roaring flood of a twelve-voiced peal from Paul's" (9, 12).