List of lighthouses in England

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List of lighthouses in England is located in England
Bamburgh
Bamburgh
Farne
Farne
Longstone
Longstone
Coquet
Coquet
St Mary's
St Mary's
Souter
Souter
Whitby
Whitby
Flamborough
Flamborough
Withernsea
Withernsea
Spurn
Spurn
Cromer
Cromer
Happisburgh
Happisburgh
Lowestoft
Lowestoft
Southwold
Southwold
Orfordness
Orfordness
N. Foreland
N. Foreland
S. Foreland
S. Foreland
Dungeness
Dungeness
Royal S.
Royal S.
Beachy Head
Beachy Head
Nab
Nab
St Catherine's
St Catherine's
Needles
Needles
Hurst
Hurst
Anvil Pt
Anvil Pt
Portland
Portland
Berry Hd
Berry Hd
Start Pt
Start Pt
Eddystone
Eddystone
Hartland Pt
Hartland Pt
Bull Pt
Bull Pt
Lynmouth
Lynmouth
Lundy
Lundy
Hilbre Island
Hilbre Island
New Brighton
New Brighton
Walney
Walney
St Bees
St Bees
Coastal lighthouses in England (except Cornwall)
= operational lighthouse
= deactivated lighthouse
(Lights deactivated before 1970 are omitted.)
List of lighthouses in England is located in Cornwall
St Anthony's
St Anthony's
Lizard
Lizard
Tater Du
Tater Du
Wolf Rock
Wolf Rock
Longships
Longships
Trevose Head
Trevose Head
Pendeen
Pendeen
Godrevy
Godrevy
Peninnis
Peninnis
B
B
Round I
Round I
Coastal lighthouses in Cornwall
B = Bishop Rock

This is a list of lighthouses in England. It includes lighthouses which are no longer in use as a light but are still standing. It also includes some of the harbour and pier-head lights around the country.[1][2][3][4][5][6][7][8]

Details of several lighthouses and lightvessels in current use in England, together with Wales, the Channel Islands and Gibraltar can be found on the website of Trinity House.[9] Locations of major lighthouses are shown on the adjacent map.

























Lighthouses[edit]

Lighthouse Image Location
coordinates
County Year built Tower height Focal height Range Notes
Anvil Point 2011-08-10 Anvil Point Lighthouse.jpg Anvil Point
50°35′31″N 1°57′36″W / 50.5919°N 1.9600°W / 50.5919; -1.9600 (Anvil Point Lighthouse)
Dorset 1881 12 m (39 ft) 45 m (148 ft) 9 nmi (17 km) Trinity House
Bamburgh Lighthouse, Harkess Rocks - geograph.org.uk - 273283.jpg Bamburgh
55°37′00″N 1°43′27″W / 55.6166°N 1.7242°W / 55.6166; -1.7242 (Bamburgh lighthouse)
Northumberland 1910 9 m (30 ft) 12 m (39 ft) 12 nmi (22 km) Trinity House
Beachy Head Beachy Head Lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 465924.jpg Beachy Head
50°44′01″N 0°14′29″E / 50.7337°N 0.2414°E / 50.7337; 0.2414 (Beachy Head Lighthouse)
East Sussex 1902 43 m (141 ft) 31 m (102 ft) 8 nmi (15 km) Trinity House
Belle Tout Belle Tout Lighthouse.jpg Beachy Head
50°44′18″N 0°12′52″E / 50.7382°N 0.2145°E / 50.7382; 0.2145 (Belle Tout lighthouse)
East Sussex 1834 14 m (46 ft) 87 m (285 ft) Inactive Decommissioned in 1902 - replaced by Beachy Head
Berkeley Pill Front Guiding lights - geograph.org.uk - 1640451.jpg Severn Estuary
51°41′59″N 2°29′24″W / 51.6998°N 2.4901°W / 51.6998; -2.4901 (Berkeley Pill Front)
Gloucestershire 1937 8 m (26 ft) 5 m (16 ft) Unknown
Berkeley Pill Rear Berkeley Pill - geograph.org.uk - 412459.jpg Severn Estuary
51°41′54″N 2°29′25″W / 51.6982°N 2.4904°W / 51.6982; -2.4904 (Berkeley Pill Rear)
Gloucestershire 1937 12 m (39 ft) 11 m (36 ft) Unknown
Berry Head Berry Head Lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 413627.jpg Berry Head
50°23′58″N 3°29′00″W / 50.3994°N 3.4834°W / 50.3994; -3.4834 (Berry Head Lighthouse)
Devon 1906 5 m (16 ft) 58 m (190 ft) 19 nmi (35 km) Trinity House
Berwick Berwick Lighthouse geograph - 3317786.jpg Berwick-upon-Tweed
55°45′53″N 1°59′03″W / 55.7648°N 1.9842°W / 55.7648; -1.9842 (Berwick Lighthouse)
Northumberland 1826 13 m (43 ft) 15 m (49 ft) 6 nmi (11 km)
Bidston Bidston Lighthouse 102.jpg Bidston Hill
53°23′49″N 3°04′30″W / 53.3970°N 3.0750°W / 53.3970; -3.0750 (Bidston Lighthouse)
Merseyside 1873 21 m (69 ft) Unknown Inactive
Bishop Rock Bishop Rock Lighthouse - Isles of Scilly.jpg Bishop Rock
49°52′22″N 6°26′45″W / 49.8729°N 6.4458°W / 49.8729; -6.4458 (Bishop Rock Lighthouse)
Isles of Scilly 1851 49 m (161 ft) 44 m (144 ft) 24 nmi (44 km) Trinity House
Black Nore Blacknore Point Lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 1757036.jpg Portishead
51°29′05″N 2°47′59″W / 51.4847°N 2.7997°W / 51.4847; -2.7997 (Black Nore lighthouse, Portishead)
Somerset 1894 11 m (36 ft) Unknown Inactive
Blyth High Blyth Lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 702770.jpg Blyth
55°07′32″N 1°29′58″W / 55.1256°N 1.4994°W / 55.1256; -1.4994 (Blyth High Light)
Northumberland 1788 19 m (62 ft) Unknown Inactive
Bow Creek Bow Creek Lighthouse dusk.JPG Trinity Buoy Wharf
51°30′28″N 0°00′30″E / 51.5077°N 0.0083°E / 51.5077; 0.0083 (Bow Creek Lighthouse)
Greater London 1863 Unknown Unknown Inactive Formerly used for lighting trials for Trinity House.
Brownsman Island Warden's cottage and tower, Brownsman island - geograph.org.uk - 1371372.jpg Farne Islands
55°38′03″N 1°37′32″W / 55.6341°N 1.6255°W / 55.6341; -1.6255 (Brownsman Island)
Northumberland 1811 12 m (39 ft) Unknown Inactive
Bull Point Bull Point lighthouse-1.jpg Mortehoe
51°11′57″N 4°12′04″W / 51.1992°N 4.2011°W / 51.1992; -4.2011 (Bull Point Lighthouse)
Devon 1879 11 m (36 ft) 54 m (177 ft) 24 nmi (44 km) Trinity House
Burnham-on-Sea High Burnham on Sea high lighthouse. - geograph.org.uk - 499308.jpg Burnham-on-Sea
51°14′54″N 3°00′21″W / 51.2483°N 3.0058°W / 51.2483; -3.0058 (Burnham-on-Sea High (Pillar Lighthouse))
Somerset 1832 30 m (98 ft) Unknown Inactive
Burnham-on-Sea Low Burnham low light geograph-498963-by-Steve--F.jpg Burnham-on-Sea
51°14′54″N 3°00′21″W / 51.2483°N 3.0058°W / 51.2483; -3.0058 (Burnham-on-Sea Low)
Somerset 1832 11 m (36 ft) 7 m (23 ft) 12 nmi (22 km)
Burnham-on-Sea Round Tower Bunrham Round Tower1510008 64bb67f5.jpg Burnham-on-Sea
51°14′23″N 2°59′54″W / 51.2397°N 2.9983°W / 51.2397; -2.9983 (Burnham-on-Sea Round Tower)
Somerset 1801 Unknown Unknown Inactive
Chapel Rock St Twrog's Chapel ruins on Chapel Rock - geograph.org.uk - 545622.jpg Severn Estuary
51°36′26″N 2°39′12″W / 51.6071°N 2.6534°W / 51.6071; -2.6534 (Chapel rock)
Gloucestershire 1907 8 m (26 ft) 6 m (20 ft) 8 nmi (15 km)
Coquet Island Coquet Island lighthouse solar panels - geograph.org.uk - 1366410.jpg Coquet Island
55°20′02″N 1°32′23″W / 55.3339°N 1.5397°W / 55.3339; -1.5397 (Coquet Island Lighthouse)
Northumberland 1841 22 m (72 ft) 25 m (82 ft) 19 nmi (35 km) Trinity House
Cromer Cromer Lighthouse 23rd Oct 2007.JPG Cromer
52°55′29″N 1°18′59″E / 52.9247°N 1.3165°E / 52.9247; 1.3165 (Cromer Lighthouse)
Norfolk 1833 18 m (59 ft) 84 m (276 ft) 21 nmi (39 km) Trinity House
Crow Point Crow Point - geograph.org.uk - 717034.jpg Braunton Burrows
51°03′58″N 4°11′23″W / 51.0661°N 4.1897°W / 51.0661; -4.1897 (Crow Point Lighthouse)
Devon 1954 5 m (16 ft) 8 m (26 ft) 6 nmi (11 km) Minor structure categorized as a lighthouse by Trinity House
Dovercourt High Tall lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 539381.jpg Dovercourt
51°55′49″N 1°16′31″E / 51.9304°N 1.2753°E / 51.9304; 1.2753 (Dovercourt High)
Essex 1863 14 m (46 ft) Unknown Inactive
Dovercourt Low Offshore Lighthouse, Dovercourt - geograph.org.uk - 542094.jpg Dovercourt
51°55′48″N 1°16′41″E / 51.9301°N 1.2781°E / 51.9301; 1.2781 (Dovercourt Low)
Essex 1863 8 m (26 ft) Unknown Inactive
Dungeness Dungeness Old Lighthouse and power station.jpg Dungeness
50°54′50″N 0°58′11″E / 50.9138°N 0.9697°E / 50.9138; 0.9697 (Dungeness 1904)
Kent 1904 44 m (144 ft) Unknown Inactive
Dungeness View new lighthouse.JPG Dungeness
50°54′48″N 0°58′34″E / 50.9133°N 0.9761°E / 50.9133; 0.9761 (Dungeness 1961)
Kent 1961 43 m (141 ft) 40 m (131 ft) 21 nmi (39 km) Trinity House
Eddystone Phare-d-Eddystone-Rocks.jpg Eddystone Rocks
50°10′48″N 4°15′54″W / 50.1800°N 4.2650°W / 50.1800; -4.2650 (Eddystone Lighthouse)
Devon 1882 49 m (161 ft) 41 m (135 ft) 17 nmi (31 km) Trinity House
Farne Farne Islands - geograph.org.uk - 946629.jpg Farne Islands
55°36′55″N 1°39′21″W / 55.6153°N 1.6558°W / 55.6153; -1.6558 (Farne Lighthouse)
Northumberland 1811 13 m (43 ft) 27 m (89 ft) 10 nmi (19 km) Trinity House
Fish Quay High High and Low Lights - geograph.org.uk - 5576.jpg North Shields
55°00′31″N 1°26′16″W / 55.0086°N 1.4378°W / 55.0086; -1.4378 (Fish Quay High)
Tyne and Wear 1807 18 m (59 ft) 42 m (138 ft) Inactive
Fish Quay Low North Shields fish quay - geograph.org.uk - 300744.jpg North Shields
55°00′33″N 1°26′04″W / 55.0091°N 1.4344°W / 55.0091; -1.4344 (Fish Quay Low)
Tyne and Wear 1807 26 m (85 ft) 25 m (82 ft) Inactive
Fish Quay Old High Old High Light - geograph.org.uk - 5575.jpg North Shields
55°00′34″N 1°26′12″W / 55.0094°N 1.4368°W / 55.0094; -1.4368 (Fish Quay Old High)
Tyne and Wear 1727 Unknown Unknown Inactive
Fish Quay Old Low Old Low Light, North Shields.jpg North Shields
55°00′35″N 1°26′00″W / 55.0098°N 1.4334°W / 55.0098; -1.4334 (Fish Quay Old Low)
Tyne and Wear 1727 Unknown Unknown Inactive
Flamborough Head Flamborough Head Lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 505629.jpg Flamborough Head
54°06′59″N 0°04′58″W / 54.1164°N 0.0828°W / 54.1164; -0.0828 (Flamborough Head Lighthouse)
East Yorkshire 1806 27 m (89 ft) 65 m (213 ft) 24 nmi (44 km) Trinity House
Fleetwood High PharosFwdJun2004.jpg Fleetwood
53°55′35″N 3°00′27″W / 53.9265°N 3.0075°W / 53.9265; -3.0075 (Pharos Lighthouse (Fleetwood))
Lancashire 1840 27 m (89 ft) 28 m (92 ft) 9 nmi (17 km)
Fleetwood Low A floodlit Fleetwood low lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 963012.jpg Fleetwood
53°55′43″N 3°00′33″W / 53.9286°N 3.0091°W / 53.9286; -3.0091 (Beach Lighthouse (Fleetwood))
Lancashire 1840 13 m (43 ft) 14 m (46 ft) 9 nmi (17 km)
Godrevy Godrevy Lighthouse, Godrevy Island - geograph.org.uk - 407138.jpg St Ives
50°14′33″N 5°24′01″W / 50.2425°N 5.4003°W / 50.2425; -5.4003 (Godrevy Lighthouse)
Cornwall 1859 26 m (85 ft) 37 m (121 ft) Inactive Still listed by Trinity House, but light now mounted separately
Gorleston (Range Rear) Old lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 851161.jpg Gorleston
52°34′20″N 1°43′56″E / 52.5721°N 1.7323°E / 52.5721; 1.7323 (Gorleston (Range Rear) Lighthouse)
Norfolk 1878 21 m (69 ft) 20 m (66 ft) Inactive Inactive since 2007
Gorleston South Pier Coastguard Station at Gorleston - geograph.org.uk - 185553.jpg Gorleston
52°34′20″N 1°44′17″E / 52.5721°N 1.7380°E / 52.5721; 1.7380 (Gorleston South Pier)
Norfolk 1955 8 m (26 ft) 11 m (36 ft) 11 nmi (20 km)
Guile Point Guile Point - geograph.org.uk - 227051.jpg Lindisfarne
55°40′00″N 1°48′00″W / 55.6667°N 1.8000°W / 55.6667; -1.8000 (Guile Point)
Northumberland 1859 21 m (69 ft) 9 m (30 ft) 4 nmi (7 km) Minor structures, but categorized as lighthouses by Trinity House
Gunfleet Gunfleet Sands Lighthouse geograph - 2091161.jpg Frinton-on-Sea
51°46′45″N 1°21′27″E / 51.7792°N 1.3575°E / 51.7792; 1.3575 (Gunfleet Lighthouse)
Essex 1850 23 m (75 ft) Unknown Inactive Inactive since 1921
Hale Head Lighthouse at Hale point - geograph.org.uk - 40618.jpg Hale
53°19′21″N 2°47′39″W / 53.3225°N 2.7943°W / 53.3225; -2.7943 (Hale Head lighthouse)
Cheshire 1906 18 m (59 ft) Unknown Inactive
Happisburgh Happisburgh Lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 62299.jpg Happisburgh
52°49′10″N 1°32′19″E / 52.8195°N 1.5387°E / 52.8195; 1.5387 (Happisburgh Lighthouse)
Norfolk 1791 26 m (85 ft) 41 m (135 ft) 14 nmi (26 km)
Hartland Point Lighthouse (7035790721).jpg Hartland Point
51°01′03″N 4°31′04″W / 51.0175°N 4.5178°W / 51.0175; -4.5178 (Hartland Point Lighthouse)
Devon 1874 18 m (59 ft) 37 m (121 ft) Inactive Trinity House
Harwich High Lighthouse, Harwich - geograph.org.uk - 731874.jpg Harwich
51°56′40″N 1°17′19″E / 51.9444°N 1.2885°E / 51.9444; 1.2885 (Harwich High)
Essex 1818 21 m (69 ft) Unknown Inactive
Harwich Low Harwich Maritime Museum - geograph.org.uk - 540656.jpg Harwich
51°56′36″N 1°17′27″E / 51.9434°N 1.2909°E / 51.9434; 1.2909 (Harwich Low)
Essex 1818 9 m (30 ft) Unknown Inactive
Hunstanton Seaward view of Hunstanton lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 837007.jpg Hunstanton
52°56′59″N 0°29′37″E / 52.9496°N 0.4936°E / 52.9496; 0.4936 (Hunstanton Lighthouse)
Norfolk 1840 19 m (62 ft) Unknown Inactive
Herd Groyne Lighthouse South Shields, England.jpeg South Shields
55°00′28″N 1°25′27″W / 55.0079°N 1.4241°W / 55.0079; -1.4241 (Herd Groyne)
Tyne and Wear 1882 15 m (49 ft) 15 m (49 ft) 19 nmi (35 km)
Heugh Hill Modern Lighthouse, Holy Island, Northumberland - geograph.org.uk - 1240577.jpg Lindisfarne
55°40′00″N 1°48′00″W / 55.6667°N 1.8000°W / 55.6667; -1.8000 (Heugh Hill, Lindisfarne)
Northumberland Unknown 8 m (26 ft) 24 m (79 ft) 5 nmi (9 km) Trinity House
Hilbre Island Hilbre Island lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 1394117.jpg Hilbre Island
53°23′00″N 3°13′43″W / 53.3833°N 3.2286°W / 53.3833; -3.2286 (Hilbre Island)
Merseyside 1927 3 m (10 ft) 14 m (46 ft) 5 nmi (9 km) Minor structure categorized as a lighthouse by Trinity House
Hodbarrow Old lighthouse, Hodbarrow - geograph.org.uk - 540401.jpg Millom
54°11′38″N 3°15′30″W / 54.1940°N 3.2583°W / 54.1940; -3.2583 (Hodbarrow)
Cumbria 1866 18 m (59 ft) Unknown Inactive
Hodbarrow Haverigg Lighthouse at edge of Hodbarrow lagoon - geograph.org.uk - 268459.jpg Haverigg
54°11′25″N 3°16′03″W / 54.1904°N 3.2675°W / 54.1904; -3.2675 (Hodbarrow (Haverigg))
Cumbria 1905 9 m (30 ft) 12 m (39 ft) Unknown
Hoylake Upper Hoylake lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 581801.jpg Hoylake
53°23′41″N 3°10′50″W / 53.3947°N 3.1806°W / 53.3947; -3.1806 (Hoylake Upper)
Merseyside 1865 17 m (56 ft) Unknown Inactive
Hurst Point Hurst Point Lighthouse.JPG Hurst Castle
50°42′29″N 1°33′01″W / 50.7081°N 1.5503°W / 50.7081; -1.5503 (Hurst Point Lighthouse)
Hampshire 1867 26 m (85 ft) 23 m (75 ft) 13 nmi (24 km) Trinity House
Ilfracombe St Nicholas Chapel, Ilfracombe.jpg Ilfracombe
51°12′04″N 4°06′48″W / 51.2010°N 4.1133°W / 51.2010; -4.1133 (Ilfracombe light (St Nicholas Chapel))
Devon 1819 11 m (36 ft) 39 m (128 ft) 6 nmi (11 km)
Killingholme High Killingholme high light - geograph.org.uk - 475612.jpg South Killingholme
53°38′50″N 0°13′08″W / 53.6472°N 0.2188°W / 53.6472; -0.2188 (Killingholme High Light,)
Lincolnshire 1876 24 m (79 ft) 21 m (69 ft) 3 nmi (6 km)
Killingholme North Low Old Lighthouse on Killingholme Marshes - geograph.org.uk - 847230.jpg South Killingholme
53°38′57″N 0°13′11″W / 53.6493°N 0.2197°W / 53.6493; -0.2197 (Killingholme North Low)
Lincolnshire 1851 14 m (46 ft) Unknown Inactive
Killingholme South Low South Killingholme lighthouses in rain - geograph.org.uk - 475533.jpg South Killingholme
53°38′48″N 0°12′58″W / 53.6466°N 0.2162°W / 53.6466; -0.2162 (Killingholme South Low)
Lincolnshire 1836 14 m (46 ft) 10 m (33 ft) 14 nmi (26 km)
Leasowe Leasowe Lighthouse (2)-by-Sue-Adair.jpg Leasowe
53°24′49″N 3°07′34″W / 53.4136°N 3.1261°W / 53.4136; -3.1261 (Leasowe Lighthouse)
Merseyside 1763 33 m (108 ft) Unknown Inactive
Lizard Lizard Lighthouse view.jpg Lizard Point
49°57′36″N 5°12′06″W / 49.9600°N 5.2017°W / 49.9600; -5.2017 (Lizard Lighthouse)
Cornwall 1751 19 m (62 ft) 70 m (230 ft) 26 nmi (48 km) Trinity House
Longships Longships Lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 188226.jpg Longships
50°04′01″N 5°44′49″W / 50.0669°N 5.7469°W / 50.0669; -5.7469 (Longships Lighthouse)
Cornwall 1875 35 m (115 ft) 35 m (115 ft) 15 nmi (28 km) Trinity House
Longstone Longstone Lighthouse on the Farne Islands - geograph.org.uk - 397736.jpg Farne Islands
55°38′38″N 1°36′35″W / 55.6438°N 1.6097°W / 55.6438; -1.6097 (Longstone Lighthouse)
Northumberland 1826 26 m (85 ft) 23 m (75 ft) 24 nmi (44 km) Trinity House
Lowestoft Lowestoft Denes lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 229057.jpg Lowestoft
52°29′13″N 1°45′21″E / 52.4869°N 1.7558°E / 52.4869; 1.7558 (Lowestoft)
Suffolk 1874 16 m (52 ft) 37 m (121 ft) 23 nmi (43 km) Trinity House
Lundy Island (Old Light) Old Light, Lundy.jpg Lundy
51°11′00″N 4°40′00″W / 51.1833°N 4.6667°W / 51.1833; -4.6667 (Lundy Island (Old Light))
Devon 1820 29 m (95 ft) 164 m (538 ft) Inactive
Lundy Island North North Light lighthouse, Lundy (1).jpg Lundy
51°11′00″N 4°40′00″W / 51.1833°N 4.6667°W / 51.1833; -4.6667 (Lundy Island North)
Devon 1897 17 m (56 ft) 48 m (157 ft) 17 nmi (31 km) Trinity House
Lundy Island South De nieuwe vuurtoren van Lundy.jpg Lundy
51°11′00″N 4°40′00″W / 51.1833°N 4.6667°W / 51.1833; -4.6667 (Lundy Island South.)
Devon 1897 16 m (52 ft) 53 m (174 ft) 15 nmi (28 km) Trinity House
Lyde Rock Severn Estuary.jpg Severn Estuary
51°36′53″N 2°38′40″W / 51.6147°N 2.6444°W / 51.6147; -2.6444 (Lyde)
Gloucestershire 2008 10 m (33 ft) 12 m (39 ft) 5 nmi (9 km)
Lynmouth Foreland Foreland Point Lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 34417.jpg Foreland Point
51°14′44″N 3°47′12″W / 51.2456°N 3.7867°W / 51.2456; -3.7867 (Lynmouth Foreland Lighthouse)
Devon 1900 15 m (49 ft) 67 m (220 ft) 18 nmi (33 km) Trinity House
Maryport Old lighthouse, Maryport - geograph.org.uk - 240182.jpg Maryport
54°43′04″N 3°30′39″W / 54.7178°N 3.5107°W / 54.7178; -3.5107 (Maryport Lighthouse)
Cumbria 1856/1996 6 m (20 ft) 10 m (33 ft) 6 nmi (11 km)
Nab Tower Image of the Nab Tower after extensive repairs and alterations in 2012..JPG Solent
50°40′04″N 0°57′09″W / 50.6678°N 0.9525°W / 50.6678; -0.9525 (Nab Tower)
Isle of Wight 1920 27 m (89 ft) 27 m (89 ft) 12 nmi (22 km) Trinity House
Needles The Needles Lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 339796.jpg Alum Bay
50°39′44″N 1°35′30″W / 50.6622°N 1.5917°W / 50.6622; -1.5917 (Needles Lighthouse)
Isle of Wight 1859 31 m (102 ft) 24 m (79 ft) 17 nmi (31 km) Trinity House
New Brighton New Brighton Lighthouse 1243656.jpg New Brighton
53°26′40″N 3°02′32″W / 53.4444°N 3.0423°W / 53.4444; -3.0423 (New Brighton Lighthouse)
Merseyside 1830 29 m (95 ft) 23 m (75 ft) Inactive Also known as Perch Rock
North Foreland North Foreland Lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 39652.jpg North Foreland
51°22′30″N 1°26′42″E / 51.3749°N 1.4451°E / 51.3749; 1.4451 (North Foreland Lighthouse)
Kent 1691 26 m (85 ft) 57 m (187 ft) 19 nmi (35 km) Trinity House
Orfordness Lighthouse at Orford Ness - geograph.org.uk - 927018.jpg Orfordness
52°05′02″N 1°34′27″E / 52.0839°N 1.5743°E / 52.0839; 1.5743 (Orfordness Lighthouse)
Suffolk 1793 30 m (98 ft) Unknown Inactive
Pakefield Old lighthouse at Crazy Mary's Hole geograph - 4221270.jpg Pakefield
52°26′13″N 1°43′45″E / 52.4370°N 1.7293°E / 52.4370; 1.7293 (Pakefield Lighthouse)
Suffolk 1832 9 m (30 ft) 20 m (66 ft) Inactive
Paull Lighthouse The "Old Lighthouse", Paull - geograph.org.uk - 208311.jpg Paull
53°43′08″N 0°14′04″W / 53.7189°N 0.2345°W / 53.7189; -0.2345 (Paull)
East Yorkshire 1836 14 m (46 ft) Unknown Inactive
Pendeen Pendeen lighthouse at pendeen watch.jpg Pendeen
50°09′54″N 5°40′19″W / 50.1650°N 5.6719°W / 50.1650; -5.6719 (Pendeen Lighthouse)
Cornwall 1900 17 m (56 ft) 59 m (194 ft) 16 nmi (30 km) Trinity House
Peninnis Peninnis Head lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 934805.jpg Peninnis Head
49°54′17″N 6°18′13″W / 49.9046°N 6.3035°W / 49.9046; -6.3035 (Peninnis Lighthouse)
Isles of Scilly 1911 14 m (46 ft) 36 m (118 ft) 9 nmi (17 km) Trinity House
Plover Scar Abbey Lighthouse, River Lune - geograph.org.uk - 17600.jpg Cockersand Abbey
53°58′48″N 2°52′58″W / 53.9800°N 2.8828°W / 53.9800; -2.8828 (Plover Scar lighthouse)
Lancashire 1847 8 m (26 ft) 6 m (20 ft) 6 nmi (11 km)
Plymouth Breakwater Lighthouse on Plymouth Breakwater - geograph.org.uk - 8427.jpg Plymouth Breakwater
50°20′04″N 4°09′31″W / 50.3345°N 4.1587°W / 50.3345; -4.1587 (Plymouth Breakwater lighthouse)
Devon 1844 23 m (75 ft) 19 m (62 ft) 12 nmi (22 km)
Portishead Point Portishead Point - geograph.org.uk - 329775.jpg Portishead
51°29′38″N 2°46′19″W / 51.4939°N 2.7719°W / 51.4939; -2.7719 (Portishead Point lighthouse)
Somerset 1931 9 m (30 ft) 9 m (30 ft) 16 nmi (30 km) Also known as Battery Point lighthouse
Portland Bill Portland Bill Lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 1722508.jpg Portland Bill
50°30′51″N 2°27′23″W / 50.5141°N 2.4563°W / 50.5141; -2.4563 (Portland Bill Lighthouse)
Dorset 1906 41 m (135 ft) 43 m (141 ft) 25 nmi (46 km) Trinity House
Portland Bill High Old Higher Lighthouse, Portland Bill - geograph.org.uk - 527423.jpg Portland Bill
50°31′20″N 2°27′23″W / 50.5223°N 2.4564°W / 50.5223; -2.4564 (Portland Bill High)
Dorset 1869 12 m (39 ft) Unknown Inactive
Portland Bill Low Portland, The Lower Lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 1757489.jpg Portland Bill
50°31′11″N 2°27′04″W / 50.5196°N 2.4511°W / 50.5196; -2.4511 (Portland Bill Low)
Dorset 1869 25 m (82 ft) Unknown Inactive
Portland Breakwater Geograph-2536133-by-Nigel-Mykura.jpg Isle of Portland
50°34′06″N 2°25′34″W / 50.5682°N 2.4261°W / 50.5682; -2.4261 (Portland Breakwater)
Dorset 1905 22 m (72 ft) 22 m (72 ft) 10 nmi (19 km)
Rampside Rampside Lighthouse - 23 Sept. 2012.jpg Rampside
54°05′11″N 3°09′40″W / 54.0864°N 3.1612°W / 54.0864; -3.1612 (Rampside)
Cumbria 1875 16 m (52 ft) 14 m (46 ft) 14 nmi (26 km)
Roker Pier Roker North Pier lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 447078.jpg Roker
54°55′17″N 1°21′09″W / 54.9214°N 1.3524°W / 54.9214; -1.3524 (Roker Pier, Sunderland)
Tyne and Wear 1903 23 m (75 ft) 25 m (82 ft) 18 nmi (33 km)
Round Island Round Island Lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 932637.jpg Isles of Scilly
49°58′42″N 6°19′21″W / 49.9783°N 6.3225°W / 49.9783; -6.3225 (Round Island Lighthouse)
Isles of Scilly 1887 19 m (62 ft) 55 m (180 ft) 24 nmi (44 km) Trinity House
Royal Sovereign Royal Sovereign Lighthouse from Eastbourne - geograph.org.uk - 1045456.jpg Eastbourne
50°43′00″N 0°26′00″E / 50.7168°N 0.4334°E / 50.7168; 0.4334 (Royal Sovereign lighthouse.)
East Sussex 1971 36 m (118 ft) 28 m (92 ft) 12 nmi (22 km) Trinity House
Scarborough Pier Scarborough Lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 1655146.jpg Scarborough
54°16′55″N 0°23′24″W / 54.2819°N 0.3899°W / 54.2819; -0.3899 (Scarborough lighthouse)
North Yorkshire 1931 15 m (49 ft) 17 m (56 ft) 9 nmi (17 km)
Seaton Tower Hartlepool Marina - geograph.org.uk - 1260691.jpg Hartlepool
54°41′29″N 1°12′08″W / 54.6915°N 1.2022°W / 54.6915; -1.2022 (Seaton Tower)
Durham 1839 19 m (62 ft) Unknown Inactive Rebuilt in Hartlepool
Shoreham Lighthouse, Shoreham Harbour - geograph.org.uk - 52106.jpg Kingston by Sea
50°49′51″N 0°14′54″W / 50.8309°N 0.2483°W / 50.8309; -0.2483 (Shoreham)
West Sussex 1846 12 m (39 ft) 13 m (43 ft) 10 nmi (19 km)
Smeaton's Tower 36 Plymouth (2).JPG Plymouth Hoe
50°21′52″N 4°08′30″W / 50.3644°N 4.1418°W / 50.3644; -4.1418 (Smeaton's Tower)
Devon 1759 22 m (72 ft) Unknown Inactive Moved from Eddystone to Plymouth Hoe in 1883
Souter Point Souter Lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 769703.jpg Marsden
54°58′15″N 1°21′51″W / 54.9708°N 1.3642°W / 54.9708; -1.3642 (Souter Point Lighthouse)
Tyne and Wear 1871 23 m (75 ft) Unknown Inactive
South Foreland High South Foreland Lighthouse front.jpg South Foreland
51°08′25″N 1°22′16″E / 51.1404°N 1.3711°E / 51.1404; 1.3711 (South Foreland High)
Kent 1843 21 m (69 ft) Unknown Inactive
South Foreland Low FC position and Old Lighthouse, St Margaret's.jpg South Foreland
51°08′28″N 1°22′34″E / 51.1410°N 1.3761°E / 51.1410; 1.3761 (South Foreland Low)
Kent 1793 15 m (49 ft) Unknown Inactive
South Gare Tall Ship Passing South Gare - geograph.org.uk - 29908.jpg South Gare
54°38′51″N 1°08′15″W / 54.6474°N 1.1375°W / 54.6474; -1.1375 (South Gare Lighthouse)
North Yorkshire 1884 13 m (43 ft) 16 m (52 ft) 17 nmi (31 km)
Southsea Castle View of coastline from ramparts of Southsea Castle - geograph.org.uk - 497429.jpg Southsea Castle
50°46′42″N 1°05′18″W / 50.7783°N 1.0883°W / 50.7783; -1.0883 (Southsea Castle lighthouse)
Hampshire 1828 10 m (33 ft) 16 m (52 ft) 11 nmi (20 km)
Southwold Southwold -Suffolk -lighthouse -23Sept2007.jpg Southwold
52°19′38″N 1°40′53″E / 52.3272°N 1.6814°E / 52.3272; 1.6814 (Southwold Lighthouse)
Suffolk 1890 31 m (102 ft) 37 m (121 ft) 24 nmi (44 km)
Spurn Point Spurn Peninsula - geograph.org.uk - 944752.jpg Spurn Point
53°34′45″N 0°07′06″E / 53.5792°N 0.1183°E / 53.5792; 0.1183 (Spurn Point)
East Yorkshire 1895 39 m (128 ft) Unknown Inactive
Spurn Point Low Spurn Head Low Light - geograph.org.uk - 622540.jpg Spurn Point
53°34′44″N 0°06′58″E / 53.5790°N 0.1160°E / 53.5790; 0.1160 (Spurn Point Low)
East Yorkshire 1852 27 m (89 ft) Unknown Inactive
St Andrew's Church Burnham old round tower lighthouse. - geograph.org.uk - 499309.jpg Burnham-on-Sea
51°14′21″N 2°59′49″W / 51.2392°N 2.9969°W / 51.2392; -2.9969 (St Andrew's Church)
Somerset Unknown 11 m (36 ft) 12 m (39 ft) 3 nmi (6 km)
St Anthony's Phare-pte-Saint-Antony-a-Fa.jpg St Anthony Head
50°08′28″N 5°00′58″W / 50.1412°N 5.0161°W / 50.1412; -5.0161 (St Anthony's Lighthouse)
Cornwall 1835 19 m (62 ft) 22 m (72 ft) 22 nmi (41 km) Trinity House
St Bees StBeesLighthouse.jpg St Bees Head
54°30′49″N 3°38′11″W / 54.5137°N 3.6365°W / 54.5137; -3.6365 (St Bees Lighthouse)
Cumbria 1867 17 m (56 ft) 102 m (335 ft) 18 nmi (33 km) Trinity House
St. Agnes Lighthouse sunset - geograph.org.uk - 84855.jpg St. Agnes
49°53′33″N 6°20′43″W / 49.8925°N 6.3454°W / 49.8925; -6.3454 (St. Agnes Lighthouse)
Isles of Scilly 1680 21 m (69 ft) Unknown Inactive
St. Catherine's St Catherine's Lighthouse at Sunset.jpg St. Catherine's Point
50°34′33″N 1°17′54″W / 50.5758°N 1.2983°W / 50.5758; -1.2983 (St. Catherine's Lighthouse)
Isle of Wight 1838 27 m (89 ft) 41 m (135 ft) 25 nmi (46 km) Trinity House
St. Catherine's Oratory Tower of St Catherine's Oratory (2) - geograph.org.uk - 1414128.jpg St. Catherine's Down
50°35′36″N 1°18′15″W / 50.5932°N 1.3041°W / 50.5932; -1.3041 (St. Catherine's Oratory)
Isle of Wight 1328 11 m (36 ft) 240 m (787 ft) Inactive
St. Mary's Lighthouse from rocks 3 - geograph.org.uk - 542162.jpg St Mary's Island
55°04′18″N 1°26′58″W / 55.0717°N 1.4494°W / 55.0717; -1.4494 (St. Mary's Lighthouse)
Tyne and Wear 1898 46 m (151 ft) Unknown Inactive
Start Point Start Point Lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 370731.jpg Start Point
50°13′17″N 3°38′19″W / 50.2214°N 3.6386°W / 50.2214; -3.6386 (Start Point lighthouse)
Devon 1836 28 m (92 ft) 62 m (203 ft) 25 nmi (46 km) Trinity House
Tater Du The Tater Du Lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 36548.jpg Tregurnow
50°03′07″N 5°34′36″W / 50.0520°N 5.5767°W / 50.0520; -5.5767 (Tater Du Lighthouse)
Cornwall 1965 15 m (49 ft) 20 m (66 ft) 23 nmi (43 km) Trinity House
The Heugh The Heugh Lighthouse, Hartlepool Headland - geograph.org.uk - 1607863.jpg Hartlepool
54°41′49″N 1°10′31″W / 54.6969°N 1.1753°W / 54.6969; -1.1753 (The Heugh lighthouse,)
Durham 1927 16 m (52 ft) 19 m (62 ft) 19 nmi (35 km)
Thorngumbald Clough High Thorngumbald Clough Lights, Paull - geograph.org.uk - 208262.jpg Paull
53°42′29″N 0°13′33″W / 53.7081°N 0.2257°W / 53.7081; -0.2257 (Thorngumbald Clough High)
East Yorkshire 1870 15 m (49 ft) 13 m (43 ft) 9 nmi (17 km)
Thorngumbald Clough Low Lighthouse near Paull - geograph.org.uk - 274358.jpg Paull
53°42′32″N 0°13′37″W / 53.7088°N 0.2269°W / 53.7088; -0.2269 (Thorngumbald Clough Low)
East Yorkshire 1870 9 m (30 ft) 8 m (26 ft) 9 nmi (17 km)
Trevose Head Lighthouse at Trevose Head - geograph.org.uk - 1468555.jpg Trevose Head
50°32′58″N 5°02′11″W / 50.5495°N 5.0363°W / 50.5495; -5.0363 (Trevose Head Lighthouse)
Cornwall 1847 27 m (89 ft) 62 m (203 ft) 20 nmi (37 km) Trinity House
Tyne North Pier Dove Marine Laboratory.jpg Tynemouth
55°00′52″N 1°24′10″W / 55.0145°N 1.4028°W / 55.0145; -1.4028 (Tyne North Pier)
Tyne and Wear 1903 23 m (75 ft) 26 m (85 ft) 26 nmi (48 km)
Tyne South Pier Lighthouse - South Shields Pier - geograph.org.uk - 525671.jpg South Shields
55°00′42″N 1°24′06″W / 55.0117°N 1.4017°W / 55.0117; -1.4017 (Tyne South Pier)
Tyne and Wear 1895 12 m (39 ft) 15 m (49 ft) 13 nmi (24 km)
Walney Track to Walney Lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 839430.jpg Walney Island
54°02′55″N 3°10′38″W / 54.0486°N 3.1772°W / 54.0486; -3.1772 (Walney Lighthouse.)
Cumbria 1804 24 m (79 ft) 21 m (69 ft) 23 nmi (43 km)
Watchet Harbour Watchet - The Harbour (geograph 3888196).jpg Watchet
51°11′03″N 3°19′43″W / 51.1842°N 3.3286°W / 51.1842; -3.3286 (Watchet Harbour Lighthouse)
Somerset 1862 7 m (23 ft) 9 m (30 ft) 9 nmi (17 km)
Whitby South Whitby Lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 1318876.jpg Whitby
54°28′40″N 0°34′06″W / 54.4778°N 0.5683°W / 54.4778; -0.5683 (Whitby Lighthouse.)
North Yorkshire 1858 13 m (43 ft) 73 m (240 ft) 18 nmi (33 km) Trinity House
Whitby Harbour East East Pier and Breakwater - geograph.org.uk - 1263533.jpg Whitby
54°29′39″N 0°36′44″W / 54.4941°N 0.6123°W / 54.4941; -0.6123 (Whitby Harbour East)
North Yorkshire 1855 17 m (56 ft) Unknown Inactive
Whitby Harbour East Light at the end of East Pier, from West Pier, Whitby - geograph.org.uk - 1426552.jpg Whitby
54°29′39″N 0°36′44″W / 54.4941°N 0.6123°W / 54.4941; -0.6123 (Whitby Harbour East)
North Yorkshire 1914 7 m (23 ft) 14 m (46 ft) 5 nmi (9 km)
Whitby Harbour West Whitby lighthouse and West Pier. - geograph.org.uk - 1077167.jpg Whitby
54°29′39″N 0°36′48″W / 54.4942°N 0.6133°W / 54.4942; -0.6133 (Whitby Harbour West)
North Yorkshire 1831 25 m (82 ft) Unknown Inactive
Whitby Harbour West The end of the West Pier - geograph.org.uk - 1423449.jpg Whitby
54°29′39″N 0°36′48″W / 54.4942°N 0.6133°W / 54.4942; -0.6133 (Whitby Harbour West)
North Yorkshire 1914 7 m (23 ft) 14 m (46 ft) 5 nmi (9 km)
Whitgift Whitgift Lighthouse.jpg Whitgift
53°41′57″N 0°45′28″W / 53.6991°N 0.7577°W / 53.6991; -0.7577 (Whitgift Lighthouse)
East Yorkshire Unknown 14 m (46 ft) 12 m (39 ft) Unknown
Winterton Winterton lighthouse geograph - 3733168.jpg Winterton-on-Sea
52°42′47″N 1°41′43″E / 52.7130°N 1.6953°E / 52.7130; 1.6953 (Winterton Lighthouse)
Norfolk 1867 19 m (62 ft) Unknown Inactive
Withernsea Withernsea Lighthouse Museum - geograph.org.uk - 270960.jpg Withernsea
53°43′51″N 0°01′43″E / 53.7309°N 0.0287°E / 53.7309; 0.0287 (Withernsea Lighthouse)
East Yorkshire 1894 38 m (125 ft) Unknown Inactive
Wolf Rock Phare de Wolf Rock - 2.jpg Wolf Rock
49°56′42″N 5°48′36″W / 49.9450°N 5.8100°W / 49.9450; -5.8100 (Wolf Rock Lighthouse)
Cornwall 1870 41 m (135 ft) 34 m (112 ft) 23 nmi (43 km) Trinity House

Others[edit]

Lighthouse Image Location
Coordinates
County Built Tower Height Notes
Chalk Tower, Flamborough Head The Old Lighthouse (Chalktower) Flamborough - geograph.org.uk - 1207040.jpg Flamborough Head
54°07′05″N 0°05′23″W / 54.1180°N 0.0896°W / 54.1180; -0.0896 (Flamborough Chalk)
East Yorkshire 1669 24 m (79 ft) Used as a daymark, but never lit
East Nene, Sutton Bridge East Lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 1528361.jpg Sutton Bridge
52°48′30″N 0°12′48″E / 52.8083°N 0.2134°E / 52.8083; 0.2134 (East Nene)
Lincolnshire 1830s 18 m (59 ft) Used as a daymark only
West Nene, Sutton Bridge Western Lighthouse - geograph.org.uk - 602560.jpg Sutton Bridge
52°48′31″N 0°12′39″E / 52.8086°N 0.2108°E / 52.8086; 0.2108 (East Nene)
Lincolnshire 1830s 18 m (59 ft) Used as a daymark only

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rowlett, Russ. "Lighthouses of Eastern England". The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved 21 July 2015. 
  2. ^ Rowlett, Russ. "Lighthouses of Northeastern England". The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved 21 July 2015. 
  3. ^ Rowlett, Russ. "Lighthouses of Northwest England". The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved 21 July 2015. 
  4. ^ Rowlett, Russ. "Lighthouses of Southern England". The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved 21 July 2015. 
  5. ^ Rowlett, Russ. "Lighthouses of Southeastern England". The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved 21 July 2015. 
  6. ^ Rowlett, Russ. "Lighthouses of Southwest England (Devon and Cornwall)". The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved 21 July 2015. 
  7. ^ Rowlett, Russ. "Lighthouses of Western England". The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved 21 July 2015. 
  8. ^ List of Lights, Pub. 114, British Isles, English Channel and North Sea (PDF). List of Lights. United States National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. 2015. p. 1. 
  9. ^ http://www.trinityhouse.co.uk/interactive/gallery/index.html

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