TM2632 : Port of Harwich Maritime Museum

taken 10 years ago, near to Harwich, Essex, Great Britain

Port of Harwich Maritime Museum
Port of Harwich Maritime Museum
This is 'Low Lighthouse', built in 1818 to replace an earlier wooden structure. Together with the nearby 'High Lighthouse' TM2632 : High Lighthouse, Harwich it provided leading lights for the entry channel into Harwich Harbour. The lights were discontinued in 1863 when the channel had altered to the extent that these lights had become known as the 'Misleading Lights'. It subsequently became the Pilot Station and is now the Port of Harwich Maritime Museum.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 2 April, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 3 April, 2008
Category
Museum / Heritage Centre   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TM 262 325 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:56.6989N 1:17.3906E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TM 262 325
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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