Fatlips Castle ~ a century peel tower in Roxburghshire, Scotland; built in the century by the Turnbulls of Barnhill and intended as a watch tower where signal fires could be lit by the garrison to warn of approaching danger.
Dmitri Kessel - Pigeons consuming space in Piazza San Marco on a rainy day w. Mark's Basilica in the bkgd. I would definitely need to play pigeon photographer in the square when I visit, they make such dramatic photos
Abandoned - Castle Bernard Bandon, Co. Cork, Ireland - In 1788 Francis Bernard, who became the 1st Earl of Bandon demolished much of the old O'Mahony castle on the site, and built an 18th century castellated mansion in front of it and slightly to the east. (not strictly a castle, but rather an elegant castellated residence even though it continued to bear the name of a castle in the fashion of the time)
Abandoned reservoir building, Brecon Beacons Abandoned building below dam of Lower Neuadd Reservoir (right) - note trees growing from roof. In the distance, in the mist, are the slopes of Craig Fan Ddu.