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Category:Drum towers

English: A drum tower (鼓楼, gulou), in an old Asian city, would house a drum (or drums) beaten to give certain signals. A city with a drum tower would usually also have a bell tower (钟楼, zhonglou).
中文: 中国之鼓楼
Русский: Барабанные башни в старых китайских городах. В них старину били барабаны, подавая разного рода сигналы.
drum tower 
Asian style of tower, traditionally for drum signalling
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Subclass oftower
Location People's Republic of China
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  • drums in communication
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Torre del Tambor (es); 鼓樓 (yue); Tour du tambour (fr); Trommelturm (de); drum tower (en); tamburturo (eo); 鼓楼 (zh); 鼓楼 (ja) Asian style of tower, traditionally for drum signalling (en); orient-Azia turo, sur kiu oni batas tamburegon por signali (eo); Gebäude für darin aufgestellte große Signaltrommeln (de); 亚洲建筑 (zh) gulou (en); 鐘鼓楼 (ja)

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