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Burntisland Harbour, West Breakwater, Harbour Light

Beacon (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Burntisland Harbour, West Breakwater, Harbour Light

Classification Beacon (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Burntisland Docks; 'burntisland 2'

Canmore ID 281008

Site Number NT28NW 30.13

NGR NT 23029 85204

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Fife
  • Parish Burntisland
  • Former Region Fife
  • Former District Kirkcaldy
  • Former County Fife

Archaeology Notes

NT28NW 30.13 23029 85204

Harbour Light (fixed green) [NAT]

OS (GIS) AIB, May 2006.

(Burntisland 2: location cited as NT 230 852). At end of W breakwater: c. 1900. Small slightly tapered circular-section cast-iron tower with plain-railed bracketed gallery. Hexagonal lantern with rectangular panes and pyramidal roof with ventilator.

J R Hume 1997.


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