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Mull of Galloway Lighthouse

551 1/4/9/291

Description Mull of Galloway Lighthouse

Date 3/11/1999

Collection RCAHMS

Catalogue Number 551 1/4/9/291

Category All Other

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/collection/1499385

Collection Hierarchy - Sub-Group Level

Preview Category Catalogue Number Title Date Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61396 General view of the lighthouse compound from NW. 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61398 Detailed view of lighthouse tower from SW. 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61399 View from W within lighthouse inner compound, showing keepers' houses (left), tower, and part of fog-horn engine house (right). 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61401 View from SW of lighthouse compound, showing outer wall, main gate, tower, and fog-horn engine house block (right). 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61397 CN General view of the lighthouse compound from NW. 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61400 CN View from W within lighthouse inner compound, showing keepers' houses (left), tower, and part of fog-horn engine house (right). 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61402 CN View from SW of lighthouse compound, showing outer wall, main gate, tower, and fog-horn engine house block (right). 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61404 CN View from SW within lighthouse inner compound showing lighthouse tower, and fog-horn engine house (right). 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61406 CN Detailed view from SE of lighthouse tower, with battery of five dome-ended air receivers (in the foreground) which stored compressed air (generated in the fog-horn engine house to left) to power the fog horn. Note the two receivers to the right are welded, and the three to the left are riveted. 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61409 CN Detailed view from S of five steel dome-ended air receivers which stored compressed air used to power the fog horn. Note the two receivers to the right are welded, and the three to the left are riveted. 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61403 View from SW within lighthouse inner compound showing lighthouse tower, and fog-horn engine house (right). 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61405 Detailed view from SE of lighthouse tower, with battery of five dome-ended air receivers (in the foreground) which stored compressed air (generated in the fog-horn engine house to left) to power the fog horn. Note the two receivers to the right are welded, and the three to the left are riveted. 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61407 View from NNW of fog-horn engine house, which at the time of survey still contained the Alley and McLellan air compressor sets, driven by Kelvin diesel engines - a standard Northern Lighthouse Board arrangement. 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61408 Detailed view from S of five steel dome-ended air receivers which stored compressed air used to power the fog horn. Note the two receivers to the right are welded, and the three to the left are riveted. 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61410 Detailed view from S of SW side of keepers' dwellings, with the base of the lighthouse tower visible (right). 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61411 View from SE of base of lighthouse tower. 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61412 View from SE of NE side of keepers' dwellings, with lighthouse tower visible to left. 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61414 View from NE, looking down steep path and steps from lighthouse to fog horn. 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61415 View from SE looking back up towards the cliffs and the lighthouse. 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61417 Detail of foghorn. 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61424 View from NE of NE side of lighthouse compound, taken from within lower compound (probably previously a walled garden). 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61418 View from N of foghorn, also showing two air receivers in foreground. 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61420 General view from NE of lighthouse compound, with helicopter pad in foreground. 3/11/1999 Item Level
Photographs and Off-line Digital Images D 61422 General view of lighthouse compound from SW, showing cliff-top location, and the position of the foghorn on the cliffs below. 3/11/1999 Item Level

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