St Bees Head


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International Designation Number:

A4710

 

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Latitude 54 30' 47'' N
Longitude 03 38' 14'' W
Body of water Irish Sea.

 

Construction:
Date of Establishment: 1718
Date Light First Lit: 1822
Designer Joseph Nelson.
Is structure still operating? Yes. Automated 1987.
Characteristic Two White flashes, separated by 3sec, every 15sec.
 

Notes:

St. Bees was the last coal-fired Lighthouse in Britain.