The Lighthouse, The Harbour, Maryport, Cumbria

The Lighthouse, The Harbour, Maryport, Cumbria
Photograph taken 31 October 2002 © Mr Edward T Messenger. Source Historic England Archive ref: 71863

This is probably the oldest cast iron lighthouse in Britain. It was built around 1846 and stands about 36 feet high. It is now disused.

Location

Cumbria Maryport

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

Tags

lighthouse harbour sea coast Victorian (1837 - 1901)