Kells Heritage TrailThe tower, a mock lighthouse, was erected in 1791 by the First Earl of Bective in memory of his father Sir Thomas Taylor. The architect was Henry Baker who completed the design of the Kings Inns in Dublin after Gandon. The tower has an internal spiral stone staircase and was used in the 19th century to view the horseracing and the hunt.
|Placed By||Meath Tourism|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 1:58am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||29U E 638200 N 5955868|
|Decimal Degrees||53.73313333, -6.90490000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 53° 43.988', W 6° 54.294'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||53° 43' 59.28" N, 6° 54' 17.64" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 3124-3168 R163, Andrews Meath 29510, IE|
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