MONUMENTS PROTECTION PROGRAMME

MONUMENT CLASS DESCRIPTION

MARTELLO TOWERS

SEPTEMBER 1989

1 Definition 2 Date 3 General Description 4 Distribution and regional variation
5 Rarity 6 Survival and Potential 7 Associations 8 Characterisation criteria
12 Bibliography 13 Acknowledgements 14 Figures


MARTELLO TOWERS

Alternative, colloquial and related terms: Bomb-proof tower; Castle; Fort; Fortress; Gun tower; Sea battery; Sea-tower; Tower.

Ordnance Survey map term: Martello Tower

RCHME Thesaurus Monument Type : Martello Tower.