ST3182 : West Usk Lighthouse - Uskmouth

near to St Brides Wentlooge, Newport/Casnewydd, Great Britain

West Usk Lighthouse - Uskmouth
West Usk Lighthouse - Uskmouth
Formerly a lighthouse but now in private hands and operated as a hotel/guesthouse. Originally built on an island in 1821 it is now backed by reclaimed land and was decommissioned in 1922. It was designed by Scottish engineer James Walker, who became Chief Engineer for Trinity House and was involved in other projects such as The Needles, Wolf and Bass Rock lighthouses.
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2012
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Date Taken
Friday, 13 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 14 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Coastal  Estuary, Marine 
Former (from Tags)
Lighthouse 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 311 828 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:32.4252N 2:59.6575W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 329 828
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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