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Start Point lighthouse
Rotating Fresnel Lens, Solar Powered, White/Black Striped Tower, Owned and Maintained by the Northern Lighthouse Board
Keywords: Orkney islands;Scotland;United Kingdom;North sea

Rotating Fresnel Lens, Solar Powered, White/Black Striped Tower, Owned and Maintained by the Northern Lighthouse Board

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Album name:Neil1062 / Scotland
Rating (1 votes):55555(Show details)
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Active
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):1806, Robert Stevenson Engineer
Height of the tower, m:18 Focal plane elevation above sea level, m:25
Light Description (light sectors, colour of the light, number of flashes etc):Flash (2) 20s & 2 x Scheme-R (backup reduced range)
Range, nm:24
Any other comments:Open to the Public by appointment, 30min walk from carpark only accessible at low tide
Coordinates (in any format): 59 16.638 N 002 22.577 W
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Date added:Jul 30, 2016
DateTime Original:2013:10:17 13:56:46
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Keywords:Orkney islands / Scotland / United Kingdom / North sea
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