SS1344 : Old Light, Lundy

taken 13 years ago, near to Ackland's Moor [hill or Mountain], Devon, Great Britain

Old Light, Lundy
Old Light, Lundy
Built in 1819 at 567 feet above sea level, the light was the highest in Britain .... too high as it was often obscured by fog with clear skies at sea level. It was abandoned as a lighthouse in 1896.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 18 August, 2005   (more nearby)
Monday, 29 August, 2005
Lighthouse   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 132 443 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:10.0422N 4:40.3695W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 130 442
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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