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Nendrum Monastic Site, Round Tower

  •   Mahee Island (Round Tower), Down

Round tower adjacent to church. Remains to approximately 3ft at South end rising up to approximately 12ft at the North end. Diameter is approx 5ft internal. Plinth wider than main wall

Stone Information

  • Stone Type Category :
  • Primary Stone:
  • Stonework Construction:
    Un-coursed rubble
  • Condition Assessment (QUB):
    Stage 1 – A façade in this condition will only require localised remedial treatment concentrating on individual blocks. Stage 1 classification may also indicate that no intervention is needed with only periodic re-assessment of the façade is recommended.
  • OS Irish Grid (Easting):
  • OS Irish Grid (Northing):

Architect Information

  • Building Type:
  • Date of construction:
    9th Century
  • Listing:
  • HB/SMR Ref:
  • 2nd survey by EHS: