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Dubh Sgeir Lighthouse

Argyllshire

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Aerial Photo Marinas.com (more images available)

The name, which means Black Rock in Gaelic, should be Sgeir Dubh. Located west of Cullipool on the largest of several rocky islets in the north end of the Sound of Luing.


Lighthouse information Grid

Name:

Dubh Sgeir Lighthouse, Argyllshire

Current status:

Working

Geographic Position:

56 14" 47'   -5 40" 8'

Grid Reference:

NM727119

Ceremonial County:

Argyllshire

Appearance:

 

Map Link:

Multimap

Aerial photo:

Marinas.com

Other photos:

Geograph

Originally built:

 

Current lighthouse built:

 

Height of Tower:

 

Height of light above mean sea level:

30 feet

Character of light:

Flash every 6 seconds; white, red, or green depending on direction

Character of fog signal:

 

Range of light:

 

Owned / run by:

 

Getting there:

 

Access:

only by boat

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By: Tracey Park Section:  Lighthouses Section Key:
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