Was not the spire introduced at this period?
"The Principles of Gothic Ecclesiastical Architecture, Elucidated by Question and Answer, 4th ed." by Matthew Holbeche Bloxam
The church spires stood up undamaged like those of some quiet hamlet in England.
"The Great War As I Saw It" by Frederick George Scott
The additional wooden spire, and the inequality of the towers produce rather an unfavourable effect.
"The Stranger in France" by John Carr
Its tower and spire, rising to the height of 150 feet, can be seen for some distance.
"Hammersmith, Fulham and Putney" by Geraldine Edith Mitton
In 1456, the lofty spire was struck by lightning, and one hundred feet fell upon the south aisle.
"Young Americans Abroad" by Various
The spire was, we believe, finally removed about the end of the last century.
"Ely Cathedral" by Anonymous
The tower has a lofty spire.
"Mayfair, Belgravia, and Bayswater" by Geraldine Edith Mitton
Over the crossing rise the tower and spire, 217 feet high.
"Scottish Cathedrals and Abbeys" by Dugald Butler and Herbert Story
These spires were like great spear-points, and if they tumbled upon one of them they were likely to suffer serious injury.
"Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz" by L. Frank Baum
Trees and spires, sands, cliffs, cottages, and the canoes with bright-coloured paddlers, are all reflected in the smooth water.
"From Edinburgh to India & Burmah" by William G. Burn Murdoch
Nor is the spire the only ecclesiastical form deducible from domestic architecture.
"Lectures on Architecture and Painting" by John Ruskin
The first idea was doubtless to add a lantern after the style of Ely, or at most a wooden spire.
"Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Salisbury" by Gleeson White
And as we pass by on the railway and look up, the two graceful spires of the church of Our Lady seem quite worthy of their position.
"Sketches of Travel in Normandy and Maine" by Edward A. Freeman
This is entirely gilt, from base to spire, and presents an imposing appearance.
"Travels in the Far East" by Ellen Mary Hayes Peck
At last we came in sight of a tall spire.
"Rollo in Scotland" by Jacob Abbott
The spire of smoke was attended now by smaller spires and Wareville could not be more than three miles away.
"The Border Watch" by Joseph A. Altsheler
Behind them the City was losing itself in the sombre tones of night, its black spires disappearing into darkness.
"The Crystal Crypt" by Philip Kindred Dick
It lay now on the crater floor with its nose bashed into an upflung spire of rock.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science April 1930" by Various
Another striking feature is the immense number of spires.
"John and Betty's History Visit" by Margaret Williamson
Beyond the promontory a great spire lifted high above the canyon; I climbed to its top.
"A Mountain Boyhood" by Joe Mills
The embers of the sunset's fires
Along the clouds burned down;
"I see," he said, "the domes and spires
Of Norembega town."
"Norembega" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Of human signs it sees alone
The distant church spire's tip,
And, ghost-like, on a blank of gray,
The white sail of a ship.
"Birchbrook Mill" by John Greenleaf Whittier
And tower, and spire, and lofty dome
In brightest skies are gleaming;
Walk I, to-day, the ways of Rome,
Or am I only dreaming?
"In Rome" by Abram Joseph Ryan
“And I have brought a budding world,
Of orchis spires and daisies rank,
And ferny plumes but half uncurled,
From yonder bank;
"The Letter L" by Jean Ingelow
The sinking moon, with fading scars,
Hath touched their frosty spires;
Around them pale the wearied stars,
Like waning bivouac fires.
"The Mountains Of Meran At Sunrise" by John Lawson Stoddard
THE moonlight filled the waters and the strand;
The floating spires gleamed toward the starry land;
Pale Hero seemed upon her Sestian height
To stand with torch alight.
"Silence And Solitude" by Annie Adams Fields
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NEW YORK (AP) The giant spire that will top 1 World Trade Center is making its way to Manhattan.
NEW YORK (AP) — The giant spire that will top 1 World Trade Center is making its way to Manhattan.
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Spire for 1 WTC making its way to NYC by barge heading south from Canada.
According to the Port Authority, the spires are scheduled to reach Port Newark next week.
NEW YORK (AP) — The giant spire that will top One World Trade Center is making its way to Manhattan during the holiday weekend.
Spire for One World Trade Center arrives in NYC.
Because the spire 's nine pieces were too heavy to be driven in — the heaviest piece weighing 70 tons — the pieces were loaded up onto a barge in Canada on Nov 16 and made the 1,500-mile boat ride to New York Harbor.