Round Tower, Glendalough

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Wanda Marcussen
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published on 03 April 2021
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The iconic Round Tower at Glendalough monastic site, Ireland. Originally built as a bell tower, Cloigtheach, the structure is almost 1000 years old.

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Wanda Marcussen
Wanda has studied International Relations with specialization in History at The University of Oslo, and is currently studying for her Master's degree in Environmental History at Trinity College Dublin.

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Marcussen, W. (2021, April 03). Round Tower, Glendalough. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/13794/round-tower-glendalough/

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Marcussen, Wanda. "Round Tower, Glendalough." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 03, 2021. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/13794/round-tower-glendalough/.

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Marcussen, Wanda. "Round Tower, Glendalough." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 03 Apr 2021. Web. 15 Jul 2024.

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