Monthly Archives: April 2013

Martello Tower – Blackrock – Restoration

Dun Laoghaire Rathdown County Council have just announced plans for the restoration of the Martello tower in Williamstown, close to Blackrock. The Martello towers in Ireland are a prominent feature of Georgian defence architecture – however, over the years some of these towers have fallen into disrepair. We will discuss the original motivations behind the […]