Pigeon tower

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  • Ancient pigeon tower restored as tourist destination 2021-06-11 20:00

    Ancient pigeon tower restored as tourist destination

    TEHRAN - A mudbrick pigeon tower in central Iran, where droppings were once collected as fertilizer centuries ago, has been restored to its former state but this time as a tourist destination. The ‘tower’ stands tall in the village of Azizabad, Tiran-Karvan county of Isfahan province.

  • pigeon tower 2021-05-17 18:05

    Ancient pigeon tower awaiting restoration 

    TEHRAN - A historical pigeon tower, where droppings were once collected as fertilizer centuries ago, is planned to be restored in the city of Varnamkhast, central Isfahan province. 

  • Pigeon tower 2021-03-06 22:33

    Pigeon tower in central Iran undergoes urgent restoration

    TEHRAN - A three-story pigeon tower, where droppings were once collected as fertilizer centuries ago, has undergone some rehabilitation works in Tondaran village of Isfahan province. 

  • Pigeon towers significant but strange buildings of ancient times 2020-08-02 21:11

    By Afshin Majlesi

    Pigeon towers significant but strange buildings of ancient times

    Pigeons are many times deemed as mere nuisances especially by city dwellers. However, they were quite valuable in ancient Iran, mostly for their droppings!