NH9487 : Tarbatness lighthouse

taken 16 years ago, near to Wilkhaven, Highland, Great Britain

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Tarbatness lighthouse
Tarbatness lighthouse
The third tallest lighthouse in Scotland at 41 metres high, this is a work by Robert Stevenson. It was first activated on the 26 January 1830.
According to Highland folklore the site of the lighthouse was used as a meeting place for witches covens and prior to that it used to be a Roman Fort.
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Saturday, 23 September, 2006   (more nearby)
Monday, 25 September, 2006
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OSGB36: geotagged! NH 946 874 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:51.8166N 3:46.6881W
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