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RPS# 37

RPS
Architecture Record
Archaeology Record
  • Name
    Lighthouse

    Description
    Tapered cicular lighthouse

    Address
    Balbriggan Harbour
    Balbriggan

    Coordinates
    -6.17845, 53.613

  • Architectural

    This structure is part of the National Inventory of Architectural Heritage. You can find extra information on the building on buildingsofireland.ie or by clicking the green National Inventory of Architectural heritage reference number below.

    11305017

    NIAH Details

    Lighthouse, built 1761, of tapered profile on a circular plan. Cast-iron railed walkway supported by console surrounding lantern. Accessed through adjoining single-bay single-storey building with steps up to entrance level. Flanked by rubble stone wall...[Read More]

    • Rating
      Regional
    • Type
      lighthouse
    • Dates
      1755 - 1765
    • Address
      Balbriggan Lighthouse Balbriggan Harbour Balbriggan
    • County
      Dublin
    • Townland
      BALBRIGGAN

    Web Link
    http://www.buildingsofireland.ie/niah/search.jsp?type=record&county=FI&regno=11305017

  • Unfortunately it appears that this structure is not listed as part of the Record of Protected Monuments.
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