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Name: Rotten Island Lighthouse  

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Nearest Town or City:
Killybegs, , Ireland

Location: Killybegs Harbour, northwest coast of Ireland.

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Photo: Tony Denton

Managing Organization:
Commissioners of Irish Lights


Tower Height: 47

Height of Focal Plane: 66

Characteristic and Range: White flash every 4 seconds, with red sector.

Description of Tower: White conical masonry tower with red gallery.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1838

Date Present Tower Built: 1838

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? No.

This lighthouse is accessible only by boat, but distant views are available from the mainland and from the St. John's Point peninsula.

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