"Tower of Refuge" Top 5 Page for this destination Douglas Tip by orlikins

Douglas, Isle of Man: 15 reviews and 30 photos

  Tower of Refuge
by orlikins

I've seen it referred to as St Mary's Isle as well (identity crisis? Surely not!) It acted as a reference point to warn ships that they were approaching Douglas Bay and not sail straight into the rocks like many a ship before them.
The tower is a bit small in the photo, but I hope you can still make it out.

Directions: Douglas Bay

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

Was this review helpful?

  • Updated Apr 17, 2003
  • Send to a Friend
  • Add to your Trip Planner
  • Report Abuse



“No spam please.”

Online Now


Top 1,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 0 9 6 8

Have you been to Isle of Man?

  Share Your Travels