Some articles on gothic tower, tower:
... The Gothic tower (Gotická veža) is the prominent architectural structure in Sad Janka Kráľa ... is the primary garden arbour and was previously a Franciscan church tower ... This Gothic tower was built in the early 15th century at the intersection of the South facing Franciscan church carved by Michael Chnam ...
... style grounds, designed by Thomas Goldney III, include an orangery, gothic tower and grotto ... and are known for their notable five follies Ornamental Canal Gothic Tower Rotunda Mock Bastion Shell-lined Grotto A sixth folly, the Octagon, consisted of a two story summer house located where L block stands today ... The gothic tower, to the south of the main house, was built in 1764 to house a Newcomen steam engine ...
Famous quotes containing the words tower and/or gothic:
“Resignedly beneath the sky
The melancholy waters lie.
So blend the turrets and shadows there
That all seem pendulous in air,
While from a proud tower in the town
Death looks gigantically down.”
—Edgar Allan Poe (18091849)
“The Gothic cathedral is a blossoming in stone subdued by the insatiable demand of harmony in man.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)