2006

NH9487 : Tarbatness lighthouse

taken 18 years ago, near to Wilkhaven, Highland, Scotland

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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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Category: Lighthouse
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NH9487, 98 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
David Maclennan   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 23 September, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 25 September, 2006
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NH 946 874 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:51.8166N 3:46.6881W
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