KILLINGHOLME SOUTH LOW LIGHTHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1215093
Date first listed:
17-Oct-1985
Statutory Address:
KILLINGHOLME SOUTH LOW LIGHTHOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
KILLINGHOLME SOUTH LOW LIGHTHOUSE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
South Killingholme
National Grid Reference:
TA 18011 18148

Details

TA 11 NE SOUTH KILLINGHOLME TA 180 181

11/73 Killingholme South Low Lighthouse

GV II

Lighthouse. 1836 by Francis Dales for Trinity House. Brick, rendered and colourwashed. 4-storey tapered round tower approximately 15 metres high, with small rectangular projections on south face. Plain recessed board door to south. Recessed louvred openings to ground and first floors. 6-pane casements to 2nd floor. Projecting timber joists support balcony to top floor with plain iron railings. Top floor has plinth and wide 18-pane east- facing window (partly painted over). Ribbed dome with scalloped eaves, capped with squat cylindrical ventilator. Projecting stack with cornice and 3 cylindrical pots. Lighthouse, no longer manned, is used in conjunction with the nearby Killingholme High Light (q.v.) to guide shipping in the Humber. Date of erection and names of wardens recorded on plaque of Killingholme High Lighthouse (q.v.). D. Jackson, Lighthouses of England and Wales, 1975, 104-5. D B Hague & R Christie, Lighthouses, 1975, 217.

Listing NGR: TA1801118148

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
165873
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Hague, B, Christie, R, Lighthouses their Architecture History and Archaeology, (1975), 217
Jackson, D , Lighthouses of England and Wales, (1975), 104-105

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 30 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/05328/12
Rights: Copyright IoE Ms Janet Tierney. Source Historic England Archive
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