NT9169 : St Abbs Head Lighthouse

near to Northfield, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

St Abbs Head Lighthouse
St Abbs Head Lighthouse
After the sinking of the "Martello" on Carr Rock in 1857 the erection of a lighthouse on St Abb's Head was recommended by the Northern Lighthouse Board. The lighthouse was to assist navigation before and after sight of the Bell Rock and Isle of May lights was lost.
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2002
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Date Taken
Monday, 3 June, 2002   (more nearby)
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Saturday, 24 December, 2005
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Lighthouse   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 913 693 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:55.0027N 2:8.4460W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 914 693
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