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|The Swan Bells are a set of eighteen bells hanging in a specially-built 82.5 meter high copper and glass campanile.||09/29/2005||389|
|The Guinness Book of Records lists the Whitechapel Bell Foundry as Britain's oldest manufacturing company, having been established in 1570 (during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I) and being in continuous business since that date, but now a link has been established through research back to one Master Founder Robert Chamberlain, thus tracing an unbroken line of founders in Aldgate and Whitechapel...||04/30/2006||312|
|Richard Bransons Old House near Oxford, has the studio where Mike Oldfield recorded Tublar Bells||10/28/2007||1,349|
|Bragernes Church is in new gothic style and iIts well known altarpiece with the Resurrection was painted by Adolph Tidemand. It has 35 bells.||08/22/2005||253|
|The Carillion in Canberra, Australia is a building housing many bells which are played by someone operating a keyboard. It takes a 3 year university degree to be able to play it - good thing too as it is quite loud.||09/17/2005||371|
|Nordby is one of the biggest villages in Denmark. It also has the biggest pond in the center ov the village.|
The church is located 1 mile southwest of Nordby. It was difficult to hear the bells ringing so 1867 a bell tower was build in the center of the village to inform the people to go to church.
|Carcassonne (Carcassona in Occitan) is a fortified French town, in the Aude department. |
It is separated into the fortified Cité de Carcassonne and the more expansive lower city, the ville basse. Fortifications consists of a double ring of ramparts and 53 towers.
The folk etymology, involving a châtelaine named Carcas, a ruse ending a siege and the joyous ringing of bells ("Carcas...
|Skamlingsbanken at Christiansfeld is the highest point in South Denmark with 113 meters.|
1843 it became national site and fiests were held for the danish national feeling.
In the center is a pillar remembering the danish cause but 1863 it was blown up by prussians but re-rised 1866. You can still see the damages from the blow up. Beside the pillar is the flag pole with the danish ...
|The Cathedral of St Joseph (Bulgarian: катедрала „Св. Йосиф“) is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria. It is the co-cathedral of the Diocese of Sofia and Plovdiv, together with the Cathedral of St Louis in Plovdiv.|
The cathedral, rebuilt at its previous location...
|The World Peace Bell is located in Newport, and with a weight of 33,285 kg (73,381 lb) and width of 12 feet (3.7 m), is the largest swinging bell in the world. The bell was dedicated on December 31, 1999, and rang for the first time as the year 2000 dawned|
Initial plans in the summer of 1997 were to cast the bell at a foundry local to Newport, Kentucky. Consideration was given to...
|The Russian Church of Sofia , officially known as the Church of St Nicholas the Miracle-Maker, (Руската църква or църква „Свети Николай“ in Bulgarian), is a Russian Orthodox church in Sofia, Bulgaria.|
|The Battle of Fort Donelson was fought February 12–16, 1862 in the American Civil War. The capture of the fort by Union forces opened the Cumberland River as an avenue of invasion of the South and elevated Brigadier General Ulysses S. Grant from an obscure and largely unproven leader to the rank of major general and the nickname "Unconditional Surrender" Grant.
The battle of Fort Donel...