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Author:  Mil Goose [ Fri May 13, 2011 4:23 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Lighthouses

Southwold lighthouse:

From the online EDP: Beam to be extended in the autumn.

Southwold lighthouse

Author:  Mil Goose [ Fri May 20, 2011 4:29 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Lighthouses

The Times, December 8th, 1814:



" ...... The late violent gales have been productive of much damage amongst the shipping on the north coast of Cornwall. Four vessels have suffered severely near Padstow. The want of a light-house at Trevose head, near that harbour, is greatly felt by mariners. ...."



Thankfully, their needs were answered when the lighthouse was built. Information here.

Author:  Mil Goose [ Sun Sep 04, 2011 9:38 am ]
Post subject:  Re: Lighthouses

...from the Mail online: Beachy Head lighthouse to lose its stripes.

Author:  Mil Goose [ Wed Oct 09, 2013 12:49 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Lighthouses

A new coat of paint for Beachy Head .....


http://m.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-sussex-24450960

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