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Buchan Ness Lighthouse, Boddam

A Category A Listed Building in Peterhead, Aberdeenshire

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Latitude: 57.4704 / 57°28'13"N

Longitude: -1.7745 / 1°46'28"W

OS Eastings: 413624

OS Northings: 842263

OS Grid: NK136422

Mapcode National: GBR P8ZZ.FP0

Mapcode Global: WHBQG.QH6F

Plus Code: 9C9WF6CG+56

Entry Name: Buchan Ness Lighthouse, Boddam

Listing Name: Buchanness Lighthouse

Listing Date: 16 April 1971

Category: A

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 350094

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB16367

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200350094

Location: Peterhead

County: Aberdeenshire

Electoral Ward: Peterhead South and Cruden

Parish: Peterhead

Traditional County: Aberdeenshire

Tagged with: Lighthouse

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Robert Stevenson 1824-7. 118' high tapered circular coursed
granite tower with gothick corbelling below gallery and
cupola. White painted with red band. Cantilever spiral
staircase. Concentric semi-circle of buildings at base on W.
forming 5-window bow, cornice, blocking course 2 octagonal
shafted chimneys, flat roof; flat-lintelled doorway links to
symmetrical wings, 2-window to W and 2-window and centre
door in court.

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