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Latitude: 58.69 / 58°41'24"N
Longitude: -2.925 / 2°55'29"W
OS Eastings: 346480
OS Northings: 978397
OS Grid: ND464783
Mapcode National: GBR M54R.NSS
Mapcode Global: WH7DJ.1VF0
Entry Name: Pentland Skerries Lighthouses
Listing Date: 8 December 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 352859
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18728
Building Class: Cultural
Location: South Ronaldsay
County: Orkney Islands
Electoral Ward: East Mainland, South Ronaldsay and Burray
Traditional County: Orkney
SHORT TOWER on S. built 1794, now disused. TALL TOWER on
N. built in 19th cent. Keepers' Houses (platformed roofs).
One of the first lighthouses built for Commissioners of Northern Lighthouses. Upgraded, Cat B to A, 7 April 1998.