Round Tower, Oran, Co. Roscommon

Dublin Core

Title

Round Tower, Oran, Co. Roscommon

Subject

Round Tower

Description

Lantern slide depicting Oran Round Tower, Co. Roscommon. Originally titled 'ORAN RD. TR. Roscommon' and labelled 'R 35'. The slide depicts the round tower in Oran graveyard. Only the base of the tower remains. It is believed that the monumnet was built as part of a settlement by St. Patrick. The tower is four metres high and has no doors or windows. There is an opening in the northeast of the tower.

Creator

Holly Cooper

Publisher

The Discovery Programme

Contributor

The Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland (RSAI)

Format

image/tiff

Language

EN

Type

Image

Identifier

RSAI, Lantern Slide, BOX 38

Alternative Title

BOX38_035

Date Created

14/09/15

Has Format

Scanned to 2400 dpi , 16 bit greyscale image with automatic exposure

Is Part Of

RSAI Lantern Slide Collection

Extent

114.3mb
7593 x 7559 pixels

Medium

Lantern Slides

Spatial Coverage

Country: Ireland
County: Roscommon
Logainm Code: https://www.logainm.ie/100027.aspx
Townland: Oran
Logainm Townland: https://www.logainm.ie/43891.aspx
Irish National Grid East: 77568
Irish National Grid North: 69379
Position Source: http://irish.gridreferencefinder.com
Latitude: 53.673866
Longitude: -8.3402096
Place: Oran, Co. Roscommon Latitude: 53.67145799999999 Longitude: -8.34756809999999

Rights Holder

The Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland (RSAI)

Files

BOX38_035.jpg

Citation

Holly Cooper, “Round Tower, Oran, Co. Roscommon,” Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland, accessed December 2, 2022, http://rsai.locloudhosting.net/items/show/467695.

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