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Bell Rock Lighthouse, Scotland – The world’s oldest surviving sea-washed lighthouse was built on the Bell Rock, 11 miles (18 km) from the shoreline!  First lit in 1811, it stands 35 metres (115 ft) tall and its light is visible from 35 statute miles (56 km) inland. The challenges faced in the building of the lighthouse have led to it being described as one of the Seven Wonders of the Industrial World

Bell Rock Lighthouse, Scotland - Bell Rock Lighthouse is the worlds oldest surviving sea-washed lighthouse and was built on Bell Rock (also known as Inchcape) in the North Sea, 11 miles km) off the coast of Angus, Scotland, east of the Firth of Tay.

Slettnes Lighthouse, Norway – The northernmost lighthouse on the European mainland, most often considered the North Cape Light, marking the “top” of Europe. The lighthouse first lit in 1905, heavily damaged during the second world war by German troops, and was restored after the war

Slettnes Light House Norway 1905 this lighthouse received heavy damage during & was restored after the war.

Cape Hatteras Light, North Carolina, United States – Located on Hatteras Island in the Outer Banks, this lighthouse was first built in 1802. The current 210 feet (64 m) high lighthouse was built in 1950  and is tallest brick lighthouse in the United States. It is still activated today

Cape Hatteras Lighthouse on Hatteras Island in the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Completed in its 201 ft. height makes it the tallest brick lighthouse in the US. More awesome at Fall Into Yesterday!

Most Famous Lighthouses In The World: Les Eclaireurs lighthouse, Argentina

Les Eclaireurs lighthouse, Argentina - Also known as the 'the lighthouse at the end of the world', this lighthouse is located on a small island 5 nmi (whi

Morris Island Lighthouse, Charleston, SC

Morris Island Lighthouse, Charleston, SC Great picture but now imagine being on the beach lighthouse in the background, and a child flying a red kite. I had a picture like that of me that my Dad had taken.

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Lighthouse Picture -- Storm Wallpaper -- National Geographic Photo of the Day Lighthouse, Portugal Photograph by Veselin Malinov This Month in Photo of the Day: National Geographic Photo Contest Images A huge ocean storm, Porto, Portugal, January 2013