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Horse Isle Beacon

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A 52 foot tall stone beacon stands at the south end of Horse Isle marking the island for shipping. Erected in 1811, it was commissioned by Hugh, 12th Earl of Eglinton on the suggestion of John Ross. Located just off Ardrossan Harbour. It is indicated only by the word "landmark" on the Ordnance Survey map.

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Album name:phantom53 / Scotland
Rating (2 votes):55555(Show details)
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):1811
Light Description (light sectors, colour of the light, number of flashes etc):Fixed point
Coordinates (in any format):55 38.6209 N 4 50.4787 W
Displayed:98 times
Date added:Aug 09, 2015
DateTime Original:2015:08:07 08:57:36
Keywords:Firth of Clyde ; Scotland ; United Kingdom ; Ardrossan
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