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Ballydavid Tower

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Ballydavid, Dingle, Kerry, Republic of Ireland
T: +353(0)669151188
F: +353(0)669151270

Built about 1801 as a signal tower against a possible French invasion, Ballydavid Tower had fallen into disuse by the middle of the century and was briefly reoccupied during the First World War.

Built about 1801 as a signal tower against a possible French invasion, Ballydavid Tower had fallen into disuse by the middle of the century and was briefly reoccupied during the First World War. It was a three storey building and the remains of the garrison house as well as the tower itself can still be seen.