Much time and effort have been spent to determine the tower's origin. Most popular theory is that it was built by Norsemen before Columbus' voyage; academic theory has it built by a Colonial farmer. Located in scenic Touro Park on Bellevue Avenue across the street from the Newport Art Museum and Redwood Library.
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