Glendalough

The round tower at Glendalough, County Wicklow, Ireland is more than 1000 years old and was used for storage, a beacon for pilgrims, and as a high place from which to drop rocks upon the heads of pillaging vikings. This was an important destination for pilgrims for hundreds of years.

A round tower in a graveyard near ruined monastery buildings.

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