TR3543 : South Foreland Lighthouse

taken 4 years ago, near to St Margaret's at Cliffe, Kent, Great Britain

South Foreland Lighthouse
South Foreland Lighthouse
Sparkling white in the sunshine, the lighthouse is now owned by the National Trust since ceasing service in the late 1980's.
A beacon of safety situated high on the white cliffs it used to guide ships past the treacherous Goodwin Sands.
The first lighthouse to use electricity and the site of the first international radio transmission.
The keeper's cottage now serves refreshments as "Mrs. Knott's Tea Room."
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Date Taken
Friday, 18 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 22 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 3590 4331 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:8.4256N 1:22.2587E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 3589 4330
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Former Lighhouse  National Trust Property 

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