M3297 : Meelick Roundtower

taken 11 years ago, near to Meelick, Spaddagh, Trimoge Bridge, Ballymiles Bridge and Ardhoom, Mayo, Ireland

Meelick Roundtower
Meelick Roundtower
The 10C tower on the site of an ecclesiastical foundation attributed to St. Broccaidh. There are no visible remains of the monastery. Meelick was once the principal abbey in the Barony of Gallen.

It is one of five round towers in the county and is 21.5m high. The circumference at the base is over 17m. The tower cap is missing.
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Date Taken
Monday, 14 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 18 December, 2012
Geographical Context
Religious sites 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! M 329 974 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:55.3037N 9:1.3231W
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Irish: geotagged! M 329 974
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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