Martello Tower Y, by Piercy Conner Architects with Billings Jackson Industrial Design
MANSER MEDAL SHORTLIST Martello Tower Y is one of 103 ingeniously designed artillery towers that were built from 1805 at vulnerable points around the south and east coasts to resist Napoleonic invasion
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