Lighthouses in Scotland

Ardnamurchan Lighthouse – Ardnamurchan Point – the most westerly point of the British Mainland.

Bell Rock Lighthouse

The Bell Rock Lighthouse

Bell Rock Lighthouse – This site commemorates probably Scotland’s greatest single engineering feat of the early 19th century; its creator and builder, Robert Stevenson; the workmen and seamen who were engaged on its construction; and to John Rennie, who was appointed Chief Engineer to the project.

Stay in a Scottish Lighthouse

Rua Reidh Lighthouse – Melvaig, Gairloch, Wester Ross, Melvaig, IV21 2EA

At Rua Reidh Lighthouse you will find a terrace. Other facilities offered at the property include a shared lounge and a dining area in the conservatory. Featuring a bath or shower, the en-suite bathrooms also come with a hairdryer. You can enjoy sea view from every room. Inverness Airport is 85 miles away.

Lighthouse Governing Bodies

Northern Lighthouse Board

Trinity House – The Lighthouse Authority for England, Wales, the Channel Islands & Gibraltar

The Commissioners of Irish Lights

Scottish Lighthouse Museums

Museum of Scottish Lighthouses – Fraserburgh

Signal Tower Museum – Arbroath

Lighthouses in England

The Old Lighthouse – Dungeness, Kent

Happisburgh Lighthouse – East Anglia

Lighthouse Societies

Association of Lighthouse Keepers – a forum for everyone interested in lighthouses, lightships and aids to navigation.

British Amateur Radio Lighthouse Society

Lighthouses of Australia Inc

Great Lakes Lighthouse Keepers Association

The Nova Scotia Lighthouse Preservation Society

United States Lighthouse Society

The World Lighthouse Society

Lighthouse Interest

A Lighthouse Keeper’s Life – A video from National Museums Scotland