Sentence Examples


  • A nearby steeple had been broken off short and the fragments lay heaped beside it.
  • The old South Church Tower, a steeple and clock tower, 144 ft.
  • The belfry on the Grand Place was built in 1187, partly reconstructed in 1391 and finally restored and endowed with a steeple in 1852.
  • Of a Franciscan friary there remains the Perpendicular Grey Friars' Steeple, and the doorway remains of a priests' college founded in 1502.
  • The central steeple fell in 1506, but was rebuilt, the new tower with its spire reaching a height of 198 ft.