How to use West-end in a sentence
In 1479 he built the ante-chapel at the west-end, as it now stands, of stone from Headington, Oxford.
In English churches these stairs generally run up in a small turret in the wall at the west end of the chancel; often this also leads out on to the roof.
The Apulian volcanic formation consists of the great mass of Monte Volture, which rises at the west end of the plains of Apulia, on the frontier of Basilicata, and is surrounded by the Apennines on its south-west and north-west sides.
In the west end of the town is Pinkie House, formerly a seat of the abbot of Dunfermline, but transformed in 1613 by Lord Seton.
Near the tolbooth stands the market cross, a stone column with a unicorn on the top supporting the burgh arms. At the west end of High Street is a statue of David Macbeth Moir ("Delta," 1798-1851), Musselburgh's most famous son.Advertisement
Soon the hill at the east end became the property of George Munjoy and that at the west end the property of George Bramhall.
Novorossiysk is connected by rail, at the west end of the Caucasus, with the Rostov-Vladikavkaz line, and a mountain road leads from Velyaminovsk (or Tuapse) to Maikop in the province of Kuban.
There is a triple-recessed doorway, with arcade above, in the west end of Bakewell church, and there is another fine west doorway in Melbourne church, a building principally of the late Norman period, with central and small western towers.
The proportion of whites is greater at the west end than at the east end, greater on the north side than on the south side, and greater in the interior than along the coast.
As a rule, the mosques of India followed the normal plan, with a great central court and aisles round and a prayer chamber in front of the Mecca wall, which in India is always at the west end.Advertisement
In 1743 Wesley secured a west-end centre at West Street, Seven Dials, which for fifty years had a wonderful history.
At the west end of the Lombards-Briicke there is a monument by Schilling, commemorating the war of 1870-71.
St John's Episcopal church at the west end of Princes Street was the scene of the ministrations of Dean Ramsay, and St Paul's Episcopal church of the Rev. Archibald Alison, father of the historian.
At the west end of George Street, in the centre of Charlotte Square, stands the Albert Memorial, an equestrian statue of the prince consort, with groups at each of the four angles of the base.
Adjoining the town hall is the Anglican cathedral of St Andrew, in the Perpendicular style; it has two towers at the west end and a low central tower above the intersection of the nave and transepts, with a very handsome chapter house.Advertisement
The west end was formed by a wall, on which stood four columns between antae; but the main entrance to this western compartment was through a large and very ornate doorway on the north; and a large Ionic portico, consisting of four columns in the front, and one in the return on each side, was placed in front of this door.
The west end appears to have been damaged in Roman times and to have been replaced by the attached columns with The Paadroaeion ' 'Erechtheum -e Ma?ple windows between them which appear in old drawings and are still partially extant.
The upper plateau (Achradina, Tyche, Epipolae itself) is now largely cultivated at the east end, less so at the west end.
In the West End of London the majority of important street-names are naturally of a later derivation than those in the ancient City, though Charing Cross is an instance of an exception.
Much of the life of the time was then in the City, but the last years of Stuart London take us to the 18th century, when social life had permanently shifted to the west end.Advertisement
Early in the 18th century there was a considerable extension of building operations in the West End.
At the beginning of the 19th century it had become common for the tradesmen of the city to live away from their businesses, but it was only about the middle of the 19th century that it became at all usual for those in the West End to do the same.
It is situated at the west end of the long narrow arm of the sea called the Schlei, 30 m.
The ruins, of the castle, and the remains of the Grey Friars' monastery, founded in 1218, at the west end of the town, and Dunbar House in High Street, formerly a mansion of the Lauderdales, but now used as barracks, are of historic interest.
The former cathedral church was mainly built 1069-1089, but was later gothicized; near the west end of the nave a plate in the floor marks the spot where Huss stood when condemned to death, while in the midst of the choir is the brass which covered the grave of Robert Hallam, bishop of Salisbury, who died here in 1417, during the council.Advertisement
From the west end of the bay a breakwater extends north-east for some 4000 ft.
Many of the tribes at the west end of New Guinea are, at all events in war time, head-hunters, and in the mountains cannibals.
It occupies a strategical position at the west end of the valley between the Alexander range and the Ala-tau (or Talas-tau), at the meeting of commercial routes from (1) Vyernyi and Siberia beyond, from the north-east, (2) the Aral Sea and Orenburg (connected with it by rail since 1905) to the north-west, and (3) Ferghana and Bokhara to the south.
At the west end of the nave are two projecting towers, with a narthex-entrance between them.
In the central apse at Monreale, behind the high altar, is a fine marble throne for the archbishop. This position of the throne is a survival of the early basilican arrangement, when the apse and altar were at the west end.
The kitchen, buttery and offices are reached by a passage from the west end of the refectory, and are connected with the bakehouse and brewhouse, which are placed still farther away.
The southern side is occupied by the "refectory" (K), from the west end of which by a vestibule the kitchen (L) is reached.
The cellarer's buildings were near the west end of the nave, in which ordinary visitors of the middle class were hospitably entertained.
Gray's hospital, at the west end of High Street, was endowed by Dr Alexander Gray (1751-1808), and at the east end stands the Institution, already mentioned, founded by General Andrew Anderson (1746-1822).
The building has a round tower at the west end of the nave.
At the west end of Vasa Street is the city library, the most important in the country except the royal library at Stockholm and the university libraries at Upsala and Lund.
Silurian rocks, with Old Red Sandstone over them, come out at the west end of the Curlew range at Ballaghaderreen.
The other, starting from Carlisle, ran to Birrens, a Roman fort near Ecclefechan, and thence, by a line not yet explored and indeed not at all certain, to Carstairs and the west end of the wall.
When Pausanias saw it, one of the two columns of the opisthodomos (at the west end of the cella) was of wood; and for a long period all the columns of this temple had probably been of the same material.
The great east window at Wells and the window at the west end of the nave at Chartres are fine examples.
At the west end of the bridge is preserved the Treaty Stone, on which the Treaty of Limerick was signed in 1691.
A hundred metres from the columns they struck the west end of a temple, and found that more of the structure was preserved as the covering of soil became deeper.
On the northern side of this terrace, between the second temple and the Cyclopean supporting wall, a long stoa or colonnade runs from east to west abutting at the west end in structures which evidently contained a well-house and waterworks; while at the eastern end of this stoa a number of chambers were erected against the hill, in front of which were placed statues and inscriptions, the bases for which are still extant.
Its position as the first German emporium of the west end of the Baltic has been to some extent impaired by Hamburg and Bremen since the construction of the North Sea and Baltic Canal, and by the rapid growth and enterprise of Stettin.
The towers at the west end were only completed during the general restoration which took place in the latter half of the 19th century.
While he was being conveyed in a motor-car from the Government military headquarters in the west end of Berlin to the prison at Moabit he was shot down by his military escort while, as was subsequently alleged, he was attempting escape.
Latterly five of the bays at the west end had been utilized as the parish church, but in 1873-1875 the 9th marquess of Lothian built a church for the service of the parish, and presented it to the heritors in exchange for the ruined abbey in order to prevent the latter from being injured by modern additions and alterations.
The Old Hall hotel at the west end of the Crescent stands on the site of the mansion built in 1572 by the earl of Shrewsbury in the reign of Queen Elizabeth, which was the residence of Mary queen of Scots when she visited the town.
The west end and the south-west are the residential quarters, the north-west is largely occupied by academic, scientific and military institutions, the north is the seat of machinery works, the north-east of the woollen manufactures, the east and south-east of the dyeing, furniture and metal industries, while in the south are great barracks and railway works.
The Tiergarten, the beautiful west-end park with its thickets of dense undergrowth and winding lanes and lakes has lost somewhat of its sylvan character owing to building encroachments on the north side and the laying out of new rides and drives.
After the opening of the circular railway in 1871, private enterprise set to work to develop these districts, and a " villa colony " was built at the edge of the Grunewald between the station West-end and the Spandauer Bock.
The remains of the abbey chiefly consist of the shell of the beautiful Cruciform church, with a central saddleback tower rising from the transepts to a height of over 90 ft., and a graceful rose window at the west end of the nave.
The west end contains numerous handsome villas and a fine esplanade, i 2m.
The west end of a town receives the wind as it blows in fresh from the country at all seasons, and consequently the west end of an English town is with few exceptions the residential quarter, while smoke-producing industries are usually relegated to the east end.
The boundary between the United States and Canada runs up the middle of the outlet of the lake and follows a median line approximately to about mid-lake; thence it sweeps northwestward, so as to include Isle Royal within the territory of the United States, and continues near the north shore, to the mouth of Pigeon River, which it follows westward, leaving the whole west end of the lake in United States territory.
The solitary Leone fountain, a spring which supplied drinking water to the west end of the town, has been dry for many years.
The gardens at the west end of the town are all built over.
At its west end Beagle Channel takes the name of Darwin Sound, which leads to the Pacific at the Londonderry and Stewart Islands.
Large quantities of peaches, grapes and small fruits are grown; the islands in the west end have a climate much warmer and more equable than the adjoining mainland, and are practically covered with vineyards.
There are no tides, and usually only a slight current towards the outlet, though powerful currents are temporarily produced by the rapid return of waters after a storm, and during the height of a westerly gale there is invariably a reflex current into the west end of the lake.
But far the best example of the style is the chapel of the king's palace (cappella palatina), at the west end of the city.
At the west end of the park stands the New Palace, a huge brick edifice 375 ft.
Towards the west end is Eilean Gorm (the green isle), and near the north-western shore are the falls of Ledard.
Near the west end of that lake it receives its first important affluent, the Lutschine (left), and then runs across the swampy plain of the Bodoli, between Interlaken (left) and Unterseen (right), before again expanding in order to form the Lake of Thun.
Near the west end of that lake it receives on the left the Kander, which has just before been joined by the Simme; on flowing out of the lake it passes Thun, and then circles the lofty bluff on which the town of Bern is built.
He moved to the new West End Synagogue in 1878, and remained the minister of that congregation until his death.
Four-centred arch at west end leads back to tower.
It is located in the former ballroom of the world famous Ritz Hotel in the heart of London's West End.
The Hampstead Junction Railroad, built by 1857, ran along the southern boundary of West End House.
The west end projects nearly 20 ft. beyond the face of the curtain, and has clasping buttresses at both angles.
We were able to re-create the original choreography for our production in the West End which was a huge honor.
It turns out I'd written a slightly creaky, rather traditional, old fashioned, west end style play.
At the west end of the north aisle is an organ on a raised dais.
He was the giant of the new realist theater at a time when our West End was still dallying with drawing room comedies.
Now Nathan Lane (on his west End debut) has stepped into the breach, tickets are like gold dust.
The offer is also available at Sri Thai Soho in Old Compton Street in the west end.
The best chance would appear to be offered by the west end or nave, of which the nave would allow a larger area.
Kafka's hilarious farces would be packing the West End.
There are 12 showrooms nationwide, with a 3000 sq ft flagship store in London's West End.
The owners of London institution Liberty saw a reduced footfall in the West End by a downturn in shopper numbers in the capital.
The best place to start your tour of the abbey is in the imposing gatehouse at the west end of the site.
The gable wall in the west end of the north train shed is partly glazed and partly boarded over.
Touring West End theater, ballet and opera comes to the Edwardian grandeur of His Majesty's Theater.
Beside the west end of the nave, a pile of broken 19th century gravestones gave me pause for thought.
Holly Acland goes groovy at a.k.a. West End restaurant a.k.a. is not for the faint hearted.
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The west end had close studded, timber framing with wattle and daub infill.
The Epilepsy Unit is situated in the grounds of the western infirmary in the west end of Glasgow.
At the further west end is the former parlor with its large fire-place having molded brick jambs.
Dee is an NLP Master Practitioner, a well-known lyricist and writer of West End Musicals.
Stand for a moment at the west end of the Cathedral and experience the true majesty of the building.
At the west end of this platform was a conical mound with a flattened top, 18 to 20 feet high.
He works mainly in musical theater and is currently performing on stage in the London's hit West End musical ' Chicago ' .
Louise Gold is making a habit of playing unsavory characters in west End musicals.
Together with his boss, they visit all the West End galleries and uncover a neat little racket.
Despite the apparent respectability of the West End halls, music hall was still associated with wild audiences and high living.
Schwartz Stories A new musical revue featuring the songs of Stephen Schwartz, creator of the West End hit, Wicked.
Last year we performed a song and dance revue show called Broadway 2 West End in January at The Playhouse.
Producers, The Mel Brooks's musical enjoys a West End romp.
Book online for Avenue Q The quirky, silly and splendidly salacious Broadway hit arrives in the West End at last.
They blame a recent drop in theater attendances on the impression that the West End has become seedy in recent years.
The comics performing in the west End smash One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest are staging a free performance next week.
At the west end of Senate House Passage turn left and head southward down Trinity Hall Lane.
Thomas Archer did further alterations and built the transepts and a musician's gallery - now removed, at the west end.
All main West End theaters remain open as usual during Christmas and New Year.
At the west end is a blocked doorway, also round-headed with long brick voussoirs; it is approached by a worn sandstone step.
The East End is the most popular boating area, as the West End can become weedy in the summer months.
The site sits at the west end of the Vale of Pewsey with a commanding view across the flat plain stretching westwards from Devizes.
The exteriors of the north Italian Gothic churches are characterized by the flatness of the roof; the treatment of the west facade as a mere screen wall, masking the true lines of the aisle roofs; the great circular window in the west front for lighting the nave; the absence of pinnacles owing to the unimportance of the buttresses; the west-end porches with columns resting on lions or other animals.
Both transepts contained an eastern aisle, and the chancel a square chapel at its west end on each side.
With the razzmatazz of the West End within easy walking distance, it makes for a great meeting place too.
Steep and rocky in parts, this walk starts from the west end of the lake and heads into the forest.
Producers, The Mel Brooks 's musical enjoys a West End romp.
On reaching the west end of the yard, it will then shunt back into the sidings.
The comics performing in the West End smash One Flew Over The Cuckoo 's Nest are staging a free performance next week.
Spend the day at Sandals Negril then watch the spectacular sunset from the Rick 's Cafe in the West End.
When working in the west end you get to see certain trends be ' done to death ' sweetie darling !
In the basement of a poorly attended West End synagogue three elderly Jewish women frequent the Friendship Club.
The pipes of a modern organ are situated over the tower arch at the west end.
Thomas Archer did further alterations and built the transepts and a musician 's gallery - now removed, at the west end.
A musical in London's West End called Taboo, based on Boy George's, life was a huge UK hit.
With the star power quickly approaching the original allocation of 2,500, an expansion project added stars at the west end of the Walk.
In 2002, he made an appearance in The Play What I Wrote, a London West End theater production directed by actor Kenneth Branagh.
They moved to a new, larger building on the west end of London.
Their first performance as a band was in the West End of Glasgow, in the Kelvin Hall under the name of The Run-Rig Dance Band, in 1973.
The Original Cast Recording was sung by the cast that debuted the play in London's West end.
However, various problems with venues along the way meant that the show didn't actually make it to the stage until March 2010, when it debuted at the Adelphi Theater in London's West End.
It was the first time a sequel to a musical had debuted on a stage in the West End.