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Name: Rinns of Islay Lighthouse  

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Nearest Town or City:
Islay, , United Kingdom

Location: Island of Orsay, off southwest tip of Isle of Islay, off southwest coast of Scotland.

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Photo: Tony Denton
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Managing Organization:
Northern Lighthouse Board


Tower Height: 95

Characteristic and Range: Flashing white every 5 seconds, visible for 24 nautical miles.

Description of Tower: White, conical tower.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1825

Date Present Tower Built: 1825

Date Automated: 1998

Fog Signal: Discontinued (was 3 blasts every 90 seconds).

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? Unknown.

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