Base of Piper's Tower
Description:A photograph of the base of "Piper's Tower" or "Penrice's Tower" found at Merchant's Road in Galway during the course of an archaeological excavation, in 1987. This is one of sixteen towers which were used to defend Galway and which formed part of Galway's medieval walls. There is a man standing next to the tower. This photograph was presented by Galway Corporation.