MHG1902 - Lighthouse, Lybster Harbour
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Type and Period (1)
- LIGHTHOUSE (Built, 19th Century - 1884 AD to 1884 AD)
This site is now recorded as a beacon by RCAHMS - it is not known why it was reclassifed. The building is first depicted on the 2nd edition Ordnance Survey map c.1906 and clearly marked as a lighthouse (fixed red). <1><2>
This site was visited by a member of HCAU staff in August 2009. The structure has been restored since the previous site photographs were taken in June 2008. <3>
<1> RCAHMS, Canmore, online database of the Royal Commission for the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS) (Interactive Resource/Online Database). SHG23282.
<2> Ordnance Survey, 1906, Ordnance Survey 2nd edition 25 inch map: Caithness (Image/Map). SHG23362.
<3> Tilbury, S, 2009-11, Photographs by Sylvina Tilbury, HER Officer, 22/08/2009 (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG24247.
- <1> Interactive Resource/Online Database: RCAHMS. Canmore, online database of the Royal Commission for the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS).
- <2> Image/Map: Ordnance Survey. 1906. Ordnance Survey 2nd edition 25 inch map: Caithness. Digital.
- <3> Image/Photograph(s): Tilbury, S. 2009-11. Photographs by Sylvina Tilbury, HER Officer. Colour. . Digital. 22/08/2009.
|Grid reference||Centred ND 2450 3479 (4m by 3m) (Buffered by site type)|
Related Monuments/Buildings (1)
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External Links (3)
- http://data.historic-scotland.gov.uk/pls/htmldb/f?p=2200:15:0::::BUILDING:7954 (View listed building information on Historic Scotland's website (old hyperlink))
- http://portal.historicenvironment.scot/designation/LB7954 (Online designation description (Historic Environment Scotland))
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/8647 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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