Mew Island lighthouse, Copeland Islands near Donaghadee :: Shared Description


The present lighthouse and fog signal on Mew Island was established on 1st November 1884 when its predecessor, on Lighthouse Island, was discontinued. It was converted to automatic operation with the lighthouse keepers permanently withdrawn on 29th March 1996. The station is in the care of an attendant. The aids to navigation are also monitored via a telemetry link from Irish Lights Dun Laoghaire.

A detailed description in available on the Irish Lights website LinkExternal link
by Albert Bridge
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11 images use this description:

J6086 : Mew Island Lighthouse by Rossographer
J6086 : Mew Island lighthouse, Copeland Islands near Donaghadee (2) by Albert Bridge
J6086 : Mew Island Lighthouse by Rossographer
J6086 : Mew Island lighthouse, Copeland Islands (1) by Albert Bridge
J6086 : Mew Island Lighthouse by Rossographer
J6086 : Mew Island, Copeland Islands near Donaghadee by Albert Bridge
J6086 : Mew Island Lighthouse by Rossographer
J5985 : Shoreline, Lighthouse Island by Rossographer
J6086 : Mew Island Lighthouse by Rossographer
J6086 : Mew Island lighthouse near Donaghadee (July 2015) by Albert Bridge
J6086 : Mew Island Lighthouse by Rossographer


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Created: Thu, 16 Jun 2011, Updated: Thu, 16 Jun 2011

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