Girdle Ness Light

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Girdle Ness Light in 2004 - 44th trip
Girdle Ness Light in 2004 - 44th trip

Abereen, Scotland, U.K.

Built: 1833

Automated: 1991

This 121 foot tall, white conical tower with its distinctive bulge in the middle was designed by Robert Stevenson. It is located at the south entrance of Aberdeen Harbor and shines 22 miles out to sea. It is currently an active aid to navigation.

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