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Mull of Kintyre lighthouse
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Album name:LeStef / Scotland
Rating (2 votes):55555(Show details)
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Active
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):1788 (Thomas Smith); rebuilt in the 1820s.
Height of the tower, m:12 Focal plane elevation above sea level, m:91
Light Description (light sectors, colour of the light, number of flashes etc):Group flashing, 2 fashes per 20s, flash 0.3s, eclipse 1.6s, 347-178 white, 178-347 no light
Range, nm:24 nm
Any other comments:Horn Mo(N)90s
Coordinates (in any format):55 18.6263 N 5 48.1962 W
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Date added:Aug 18, 2013
DateTime Original:2013:04:30 18:01:46
Keywords:Scotland ; United Kingdom ; Kintyre ; North channel
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Jacob Bax   [Jun 12, 2014 at 01:48 PM]
Hello Stef, can you reach this lighthouse with a normal family car?
Next week we are going to scotland again and this one is on our list to do.
At another site I read that a 4x4 was recommended.

4 weeks later:
We have been there, and indeed very steep for the last 1,5 miles, even with a 4x4 it ain't easy I think.
But there is a locked gate so you have to walk the last 1.5 miles anyway.
The way to the gate is narrow but you can do it with a normal car.

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