Bell Tower

Bell Tower

Infobox Skyscraper
building_name = Bell Tower

caption = Bell Tower
plural =
location = 10104 103 Avenue NW
flag|Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
coordinates =
status = Complete
groundbreaking = 1980
constructed = 1982
opening =
demolished =
destroyed =
use = Office
antenna_spire =
roof = m to ft|130|abbr=yes|precision=0
top_floor =
floor_count = 31
elevator_count = 13
cost =
floor_area = 44,593 m²
architect = Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, B. James Wensley Architect
engineer =
contractor =
developer =
owner =

Bell Tower is an office tower in Edmonton, Canada. It stands at 130 meters (426 feet) or 31 stories tall and was completed in 1982. It was formerly known as the Canadian Commercial Bank Tower, was the headquarters of the Canadian Commercial Bank before that bank failed in 1985. Current tenants include Bell Canada, Bishop & McKenzie LLP, & The Great-West Life Assurance Company.

ee also

*List of tallest buildings in Edmonton

External links

* [ Bell Tower]
* [ Bell Tower Emporis profile]

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • bell tower — n. a tower in which a bell or set of bells is hung * * * …   Universalium

  • bell tower — bell ,tower noun count a tower of a church or other building in which there is a bell …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • bell tower — n. a tower in which a bell or set of bells is hung …   English World dictionary

  • bell tower — noun a tower that supports or shelters a bell • Hypernyms: ↑tower • Hyponyms: ↑campanile, ↑belfry • Part Meronyms: ↑belfry * * * noun : a tower either freestanding or surmounting a civil or religious …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bell tower — A tower which contains one or more bells, or which is obviously designed to hold bells (even if it has none), is a bell tower. Most commonly, it is part of a church; but when attached to a city hall or other civic building (especially in… …   Wikipedia

  • Bell Tower of Xi'an — The Bell Tower of Xi an (Chinese: 西安钟楼), built in 1384 during the early Ming Dynasty, is a symbol of the city of Xi an and one of the grandest of its kind in China. The Bell Tower also contains several large bronze casted bells from the Tang… …   Wikipedia

  • bell tower — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms bell tower : singular bell tower plural bell towers a tower of a church or other building in which there is a bell …   English dictionary

  • bell tower — noun Date: 1614 a tower that supports or shelters a bell …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bell tower — noun A tower in which a bell (or set of bells) is hung; a belfry …   Wiktionary

  • bell tower — tall narrow tower in which a church bell is located …   English contemporary dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.