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Needles Lighthouse (Historic)

REF NR: 1084

Shown on the 1824 map, based on the Murdoch Mackensie survey of 1781 with updates. The original lighthouse was built in 1786 and replaced in 1859.


Pictured: Original Lighthouse


Pictured: The Second Lighthouse


If you look carefully on the 1781 map and the Brannon print of 1859 you can see, on the top of the cliffs, the original lighthouse.




Source Citations

  1. Murdoch Mackensie survey of 1781

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