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Souter Point Lighthouse Foghorn to East of Lighthouse and Steps and Walls to East of Lighthouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitburn and Marsden, South Tyneside

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Latitude: 54.9706 / 54°58'14"N

Longitude: -1.3633 / 1°21'47"W

OS Eastings: 440856

OS Northings: 564182

OS Grid: NZ408641

Mapcode National: GBR LBXY.NZ

Mapcode Global: WHD50.1B29

Plus Code: 9C6WXJCP+6M

Entry Name: Souter Point Lighthouse Foghorn to East of Lighthouse and Steps and Walls to East of Lighthouse

Listing Date: 26 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355068

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303716

Location: Whitburn and Marsden, South Tyneside, SR6

County: South Tyneside

Electoral Ward/Division: Whitburn and Marsden

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Whitburn

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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4/56 Souter Point Lighthouse :
foghorn to east of
lighthouse and steps and
walls to east of lighthouse


Engine house with foghorn, 1871 by Sir James Douglas for, Trinity House, London.
Rendered, painted iron horn. One storey, one bay with raised quoins, cornice;
door in west side, window in south. Flat roof with drum bearing the horn.
Steps and walls; white-rendered serpentine walls with round coping, ending in
piers with low pyramidal caps, flank steps up to the wall enclosing the lighthouse;
the same type of walling forms an enclosure for the horn.

Listing NGR: NZ4085664182

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