The Fisheries Watchtower on the River Corrib, Galway City, Ireland.

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Fishery Watchtower

Galway City

Constructed in the 1850s, this butter-coloured Victorian tower was used to monitor fish stock levels (and poachers). Now restored, the unique trilevel building contains a tiny museum that gives an overview of Galway's salmon-fishing industry through displays including photos, along with fantastic views over the waterways.

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