Sunday, March 28, 2010

POLAND

Kolobrzeg Lighthouse. Located on the Parsęta River on the south coast of the Baltic Sea. The 26 m (85 ft) round cylindrical brick tower (built in 1948) rises from a large round eighteenth-century fortification.

IRELAND

Donaghadee Lighthouse. 16 m (53 ft) limestone white tower built in 1836 and located at the end of the South Pier at Donaghadee, Northern Ireland.

SPAIN

Gorliz Lighthouse marks the landscape of Cape Villano (Cabo Billano) atop a steep slope on Monte Ermua. The 21 m (69 ft) 10-sided cylindrical concrete white tower was built in 1991.

BELGIUM

Oostende Lighthouse (nickname “Long Nelle”) is a 58 m (190 ft) cylindrical tower built between 1947 and 1949, located at Oostende harbour.

IRELAND

Blackrock Sligo Lighthouse. 25 m (83 ft) round stone tower, painted white with a single black horizontal band,  located on a rocky islet, near Sligo Harbour, est coast of Ireland.

IRELAND

Wicklow Head Low Lighthouse. 14 m (46 ft) round white stone tower ( flanked by a two 2-story keeper's house), located in the Wicklow County, easternmost point on the mainland of Ireland.

IRELAND

Aranmore Lighthouse. 23 m (75 ft) white round stone tower (flanked by a 2-story keeper's house),  located at Aranmore island, on the west coast of Ireland.