Martello Tower, Donabate, Co Dublin

another crumbling example of Ireland's forgotten history
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another crumbling example of Ireland's forgotten history
  1. Henry_Tombs
    Henry_Tombs
    There's another one below Galway; possibly to keep the Spanish out?
  2. TheSpecialOne
    TheSpecialOne
    Some are simply protected watchtowers where bonfires were to be lit if an enemy fleet was seen lurking around the coast. The ringed structure on the top was for the timber