Monastic round tower discovered in Derry

first_imgHomepage BannerNews Google+ By News Highland – September 28, 2018 Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+ Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Pinterest WhatsApp Twitter WhatsAppcenter_img Community Enhancement Programme open for applications Twitter Facebook Pinterest News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Previous articleLUH third most overcrowded hospital in Ireland todayNext articleAir Corps joins search for missing woman Rhonda O’Loughlin News Highland A monastic round tower has been discovered in the middle of Derry city, hidden in plain sight for centuries.The monument, which is on the ground of Lumen Christi College was thought to the remains of a windmill tower.However researchers from Queens University Belfast have discovered that it dates back to the 13th or 14th century.The monument is the only medieval structure still standing in Derry. Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Monastic round tower discovered in Derry Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme last_img

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