Neist Point Light

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Neist Point Light in 2004 - 44th trip
Neist Point Light in 2004 - 44th trip

Kyle of Lochalsh, Scotland, U.K.

Built: 1909

Automated: 1986

This 62 foot tall, white conical tower and attaching buildings are located on the western-most point of the Isle of Skye. Its focal plane is 141 feet above sea level and it has a range of 16 nautical miles. It is accessible by boat, helicopter or a 45 minute walk up and down steep hills. It was designed by David Alan Stevenson and is still active today.

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