O2334 : North Bull Lighthouse, Dublin

taken 5 months ago, 3 km from Dollymount, Dublin, Ireland

North Bull Lighthouse, Dublin
North Bull Lighthouse, Dublin
One of a pair of lighthouses at the entrance to Dublin Harbour, North Bull Lighthouse is located at the end of the North Bull Wall, opposite Poolbeg Light. The present tower was built 1878-89. It is painted green which is consistent with it being on the starboard side for ships entering the harbour.

Much of the North Bull Wall is submerged at high water; compare this photo with O2334 : North Bull Lighthouse, Dublin Bay which was taken when the tide was higher and the seaward end of the wall was covered.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 27 May, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 5 June, 2017
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts  Docks, Harbours 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DMC-G7 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! O 232 343 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:20.6879N 6:8.9815W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! O 233 342
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Port of Dublin  Dublin Harbour  Sea Wall  Breakwater  Nineteenth Century  19th Century  Victorian  Lighthouse 

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