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Port Erin Lighthouse

Port Erin, Isle of Man

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This is Port Erin range Front harbour light, located on the Beach.  The rear light is on a streetlight style pole, also coloured red and white, up on the road behind it.

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Port Erin Lighthouse, on Port Erin Beach, Isle of Man

Current status:


Geographic Position:

54 5' 14.1" N  4 45' 33.9" W

Grid Reference:


Ceremonial County:

Isle of Man


concrete tower with lantern, tower painted white with a single red horizontal band

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Aerial photo:


Other photos:

view     rear light

Originally built:


Current lighthouse built:


Height of Tower:

11 m

Height of light above mean sea level:

10 m

Character of light:

continuous red light

Character of fog signal:


Range of light:


Owned / run by:

Isle of Man Harbours

Getting there:



Site open, tower closed



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Page Ref: IOM_Port_Erin Topic: Lighthouses Last Updated: 06/2010


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