Sentence Examples


  • High) which contains a fine peal of bells and also serves as a signalling tower.
  • The post office is a handsome sandstone building in Renaissance style; it is colonnaded on two sides with polished granite columns and surmounted by a clock tower, containing a peal of bells.
  • A further application is that in bell-ringing, of the variations in order in which a peal of bells may be rung.
  • The West Church was built in 1775, in the Italian style, the East originally in 1834 in the Gothic. In 1874 a fire destroyed the East Church and the old central tower with its fine peal of nine bells, one of which, Laurence or "Lowrie," was 4 ft.
  • A peal of merry laughter answered her, and the knives and forks fell to the plates with a clatter.

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