Lismore Light

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Lismore Light
as seen from the Isle of Mull Ferry

Lismore – 1833 (Robert Stevenson). Active; focal plane 31 m (103 ft); white flash every 10 s. 26 m (86 ft) round masonry tower with lantern and gallery, attached to a 1-story keeper’s house. Entire tower and lantern painted white. Adam Sommerville’s photo is at right, Trabas has a photo, James A. Clarke also has a fine photo, Marinas.com has aerial photos, Huelse has a historic postcard view, and Google has a satellite view. The lighthouse marks the entrances from the Firth of Lorn to Loch Linnhe to the north and also to the Sound of Mull to the west. Located on Eilean Musdile, a small island just off the southwestern tip of Lismore Island. Accessible only by boat. Site open, tower closed. Operator: Northern Lighthouse Board. ARLHS SCO-121; Admiralty A4170; NGA 4072. -Lighthouse Directory

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