NM9045 : Lantern for Sgeir Buidhe Light

near to Port Appin, Argyll And Bute, Great Britain

Lantern for Sgeir Buidhe Light
Lantern for Sgeir Buidhe Light
When, after local protest, the light marking Sgeir Buidhe reef off Port Appin was removed in 1991 the lantern was placed here at a road junction. and now provides useful tourist information.
The lantern of cast iron and bronze construction and light was erected under the direction of David A. Stevenson of the famous Stevenson family in 1901. He was a cousin of Robert Louis Stevenson.
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2011
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Date Taken
Saturday, 10 September, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 18 September, 2011
Geographical Context
Coastal  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NM 9056 4555 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:33.3048N 5:24.5659W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NM 9057 4551
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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