“The tower is 30 metres tall; it was similar to Tower Keep of Monforte Castle. The Irmandiña war and the Hortensia hurricane have destroyed it”
Connected to this place are: Mr Vasco Fernández de Temes, Major Judge of Galicia in Fernando II and Alfonso IX Kingdoms, and Fernán Núñez de Temes, participant of the Reconquest of Córdoba and generative of Fernández de Córdoba; he was ancestor of Gonzalo Fernández de Córdoba, “el Gran Capitán” (The Great Captain). Molina lawyer and Verea y Aguiar document it. In the same way, Teodomiro I, Compostela bishop, is thought that belonged to Temes.
The Arcos tower, today dilapidated, dominates its land. Mr Ero Ordóñez Count, general captain of Alfonso III King, ruled twelve leagues. The tower is 30 metres tall; it was similar to Tower Keep of Monforte Castle. The Irmandiña war, demolitions with dynamite and the Hortensia hurricane have destroyed it.