united kingdom TH Bishop Rock Lighthouse

Hugh Town, Offshore UK
United Kingdom




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KmBearing
10.4 61GBHWZ Hugh Town, Isles of Scilly
11.5 45EGHT Tresco Heliport, Isles of Scilly
11.8 66EGHE Isles of Scilly (St Marys), Isles of Scilly
14.7 36 Round Island, Isles of Scilly
15.2 68 1.75nm ENE St Mary's, Isles of Scilly
41.3131 SHAR2 sea trials area, Cornwall



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


History of this Location


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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List of units at Bishop Rock

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YearsRotary Wing Aircraft Unitbold : Current Model
normal: Unit no longer at this base
Lighthouse OperationsMD900 Explorer 2011/   
Bo105 1971/10









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