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The Round Tower

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The Round Tower

The Round Tower is another of Chester's forgotten towers. It is located near the Bridgegate and dates from medieval times. The tower has no internal rooms or doors and is just a look out platform probably built to watch for invaders coming up the river. The upper parts of the tower were demolished in the 18th Century.

The Round Tower 1

The Round Tower 2

Information sign at Walls walkway level.
The Round Tower 3

A view from the tower looking towards Bridgegate. Click on the picture for more information on the Bridgegate.
The Round Tower 4

A drawing made by Randle Holme showing the Dee Bridge and the Round Tower, Old Bridgegate, Old Shipgate made in the 17th Century.
A drawing made by Randle Holme

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