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RPS# 265

RPS
Architecture Record
Archaeology Record
  • Name
    Martello Tower

    Description
    19th century circular military stone martello tower

    Address
    Tower Street
    Rush

    Coordinates
    -6.07599, 53.5211

  • Architectural

    This structure is part of the National Inventory of Architectural Heritage. You can find extra information on the building on buildingsofireland.ie or by clicking the green National Inventory of Architectural heritage reference number below.

    11324023

    NIAH Details

    Martello tower, c.1805, on a circular plan with tapered profile, having machicolation above former entrance.ROOF:Hidden behind thick parapet; red brick wall built on roof, now ruinous. WALLS: Nap rendered. OPENINGS: Square headed, rendered reveals, tong...[Read More]

    • Rating
      National
    • Type
      martello tower
    • Dates
      1800 - 1810
    • Address
      Rush Martello Tower Rush
    • County
      Dublin
    • Townland
      RUSH

    Web Link
    http://www.buildingsofireland.ie/niah/search.jsp?type=record&county=FI&regno=11324023

  • Archaeology

    This structure is part of the Record of National Monuments and Places. The black box below is this structure's reference number in the Record of National Monuments and Places, and further details of this site can be found on archaeology.ie. Unfortunately their website is not working fully and only the map viewer is available at this time.

    archaeology.ie will provide a comprehensive description of the site and structure, including details of known excavation work carried out to date.

    DU008-015--
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There are a number of resources which will enable you to find out more about this structure including your local library, the Fingal Archives, the National Museum, the National Library and the Trinity Map Library, to name a few.

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