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RPS# 565

RPS
Architecture Record
Archaeology Record
  • Name
    Lighthouse

    Description
    19th century three-torey granite ashlar lighthouse with two-storey lighthouse keepers house attached

    Address
    East Pier
    Howth

    Coordinates
    -6.06671, 53.3934

  • 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.

    11359034

    NIAH Details

    Three-stage ashlar granite lighthouse, built 1817, with cast-iron railings surrounding glass lantern. Two-bay two-storey ashlar granite lighthouse keeper's house attached to south-east, converted to two-storeys in 1856. Converted to unattended electric ...[Read More]

    • Rating
      National
    • Type
      lighthouse
    • Dates
      1815 - 1820
    • Address
      Howth Harbour Howth
    • County
      Dublin
    • Townland
      HOWTH

    Web Link
    http://www.buildingsofireland.ie/niah/search.jsp?type=record&county=FI&regno=11359034

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