C3959 : Malin Head Signal Tower

taken 2 months ago, near to Ballyhillin, Donegal, Ireland

Malin Head Signal Tower
Malin Head Signal Tower
A military watchtower was built at Banba's Crown in 1805, during the Napoleonic Wars. Around 1902, a signal station was also built at Banba's Crown, quite close to the old Napoleonic watchtower. Both of these buildings still stand
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C3959, 36 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 26 September, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 3 October, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Derelict, Disused  Defence, Military 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DMC-G7 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! C 397 595 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:22.8585N 7:22.4105W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! C 397 595
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Malin Head  Nineteenth Century  19th Century  Napoleonic Wars  Signal Tower 

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