• Helicopter books
  • Books
  • Helicopter patches
  • Patches
  • Urban air mobility
  • TH-73
  • HH-60W
  • MH-139
  • Marine One
  • Model kits
  • Model Kits

  • united kingdom TH Bishop Rock Lighthouse

    Hugh Town, Offshore UK

    United Kingdom

    Satellite and aerial maps of Bishop Rock with nearby locations

    Toggle Map

    10.4061GBHWZ Hugh Town, Isles of Scilly
    11.5045EGHT Tresco Heliport, Isles of Scilly
    11.8066EGHE Isles of Scilly (St Marys), Isles of Scilly
    14.7036 Round Island, Isles of Scilly
    15.2068 1.75nm ENE St Mary's, Isles of Scilly
    41.3131 SHAR2 sea trials area, Cornwall

    49° 52' 22.3'' N - 6° 26' 44'' W
    3nm W of Scilly Isles
    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.

    @ (optional)     Send

    List of units at Bishop Rock

    Login to Edit

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

    share     facebook     twitter     linkedin