Example sentences for: steeple

How can you use “steeple” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Down on Gower Street, the Anglican Cathedral, also named after John the Baptist, burned down twice, and its simple Neo-Gothic 20th-century version is still without a steeple.

  • The steeple was added in 1740 and has toppled several times.

  • The equestrian statue of Paul Revere, set against the steeple of Old North Church rising out of the foliage, is one of the most photographed sights in the city.

  • At the bottom of Castlehill, where the road meets Johnston Terrace, is the old Tolbooth Kirk (kirk means “church”), which has the highest steeple in the city at 73 m (239 ft).

  • Built on the site of a granary in 1809, this Georgian church’s most beautiful feature is the 217-ft- (66-m-) tall triple-tiered steeple, based on a Christopher Wren design.

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