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Fife Ness

Fife Ness is a headland forming the most eastern point in Fife. The lighthouse was built in 1975. It replaced the last in a series of light vessels that guarded the treacherous rocks as it was proved impossible to build a permanent lighthouse on the rocks themselves.

Details

Year Established

1975

Engineer

P H Hyslop

Position

Latitude   56°16.747'N
Longitude 002°35.196'W

Character

Isophase White/Red sectors every 10 seconds

Elevation

12 metres

Range

15 nautical miles

Structure

White building 5 metres high

Public Access

No

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