SZ0276 : Lighthouse at Anvil Point

taken 16 years ago, near to Swanage, Dorset, England

Lighthouse at Anvil Point
Lighthouse at Anvil Point
Anvil Point lighthouse is built of local stone and was completed in 1881. The light is 45 metres above mean sea level and gives a white flash every ten seconds, with a range of 24 nautical miles. The light was automated in 1991 and the cottages have been renovated and are now available as holiday lets.

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Category: Lighthouse
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Light [4] Other Photos: · Repainting the Anvil Point lighthouse Title Clusters: · Lighthouse at Anvil Point [3] ·
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SZ0276, 68 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Jim Champion   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Monday, 27 October, 2008   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 29 October, 2008
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0291 7691 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:35.5147N 1:57.6150W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0282 7687
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Image classification(about): Geograph
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