The whole aspect of Badajoz recalls its stormy history; even the cathedral, built in 1258, resembles a fortress, with massive embattled walls.
The church of St Michael has a Norman square embattled tower surmounted by a spire, and an apsidal chancel.
The five-storied embattled tower in the centre dates from 1426, and the modern mansions from 1820.
The large parish church of St Teilo has a low embattled Perpendicular tower.
The church of St Gwendoline, restored in 1873, is in Perpendicular style, with an embattled tower restored in 1898.
It is a square tower built over a circular, probably Norman, arch, and has embattled corner turrets.
The parish church (1769) has some columns of an earlier building, interesting brasses and strong embattled tower.
It possesses the rare feature of two western towers, the one square and embattled, the other octagonal and bearing a short spire.
The embattled castle contains the two-handed sword of Sir Almeric Tristram, the Anglo-Norman conqueror of the hill of Howth, and a portrait of Dean Swift holding one of the Drapier letters, with Wood, the coiner against whom he directed these attacks, prostrate before him.
It has a very picturesque appearance, especially when approached from the north, with its embattled walls and towers filling the whole breadth of the valley.
Under the Norman earls of Cornwall this was rebuilt, embattled and furnished with munitions of war.
St Michael's church is a cruciform Early English and Decorated building, with a picturesque embattled rectory adjoining.
The church of St Nicholas is a large and handsome structure in various styles of architecture, and consists of nave, chancel and aisles, with a square embattled tower having pinnacles at the angles.
This is a beautiful specimen of Perpendicular work, embattled, flanked by spired turrets, and covered with panel work.
It has interesting brasses of the 15th and 16th centuries and an early embattled tower.
The church of St Mary, with embattled tower and spire, is of various dates, and contains good examples of monumental work of the early 17th century; and in the churchyard is buried Robert Clutterbuck (d.
The church of St Michael, standing high above the valley, is a fine embattled Perpendicular building with western tower and spire.
Coity church, dating from the 14th century, is a fine cruciform building with central embattled tower in Early Decorated style.
For what to the others was chiefly a promise of personal salvation became for the indomitable will of Knox an assurance also of victory, even in this world, over embattled forces of ancient wrong.
Public Buildings, &c_ - The old castle, first built by Henry de Newburgh about 1099, has entirely disappeared; but of the new castle, which was probably intended only as a fortified house, there remain the great and lesser halls, a tower and a so-called keep with the curtain wall connecting them, its chief architectural feature being a fine embattled parapet with an arcade of pointed arches in a style similar to that of the episcopal palaces of St Davids and Lamphey built by Henry Gower (d.
C. French (a native of Concord) marks the spot where once " the embattled farmers stood and fired the shot heard round the world " (Emerson).
From the city, in a terraced garden, the whole surrounded by an embattled wall, with towers and four gateways.
It is an episcopal see, and possesses a Gothic cathedral, dating from 1524, and constructed with massive embattled walls and belfry so as to resemble a fortress.