This tower, which is about 100 feet tall, resembles a lighthouse, but it was built as a memorial tower. It was designed by Henry Aaron Baker for the First Earl of Bective in memory of his father Sir Thomas Taylor.
Description of Tower: Cylindrical limestone tower.
This light is not operational
Date Established: c. 1791
Date Present Tower Built: c. 1791
Current Use: Memorial, lookout tower.
Open To Public? Yes.
The tower is in the "People's Park," just outside the town of Kells on the road to Oldcastle.