MHG12216 - Stoer Lighthouse


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  • LIGHTHOUSE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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NC03SW 6 0037 3300

The Industrial Archaeology of Sutherland (A Scottish Highland Economy 1700-1900, p.107) - Sinclair B Calder, 1974

J Aitken : 19/2/2004

(Location cited as NC 003 330). Stoer Head Lighthouse, built 1870, engineers D and T Stevenson. A short circular-section tower linked at two levels to a flat-roofed two-storey block of keepers' houses.
J R Hume 1977.

This lighthouse was automated, and became unattended, in 1978.
R W Munro 1979.

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Grid reference Centred NC 0036 3296 (26m by 32m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC03SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ASSYNT

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