united kingdom TH Bishop Rock Lighthouse

Hugh Town, Offshore UK
united kingdom





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49 52 22.3 secs N - 6 26 44 secs W
3nm W of Scilly Isles
ICAO: IATA:
Elevation: 160 feet


The tower is situated on the infamous rocks which launched the scientific search for a reliable method of finding Longitude, after Sir Cloudesley Shovell led 4 ships (from a squadron of 21) of the Royal Navy and almost 2000 men to their doom, in 1707.

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? to ?Lighthouse OperationsMD900 Explorer 2011/now
bo105 1971/10







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