NK1342 : Buchan Ness Lighthouse, Boddam

taken 11 years ago, near to Boddam, Aberdeenshire, Great Britain

Buchan Ness Lighthouse, Boddam
Buchan Ness Lighthouse, Boddam
This lighthouse was built by Robert Stevenson in 1827. The area is prone to fog and mist so the lighthouse acquired the red stripes in 1907 to help improve its visibility. It has been electrified since 1978 and fully automated since 1988.
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Wednesday, 26 April, 2006   (more nearby)
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Thursday, 27 April, 2006
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Lighthouse   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NK 136 422 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:28.1921N 1:46.4950W
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