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Saint John's Point lighthouse near Donegal Bay

Saint John's Point lighthouse

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A cut granite 40 metre high lighthouse that has protected Donegal Bay since 1831


Saint John's Point lighthouse


Made of cut granite, Saint John's Point lighthouse set on a rocky outcrop was designed by George Halpin Senior in 1831.

Its 2 yellow and 3 black striped 40 metre high tower makes it stand out against the surrounding landscape.

The lighthouse's operation became automated in 1932 and was converted to work via electrical power in 1962.

St John’s Point light protects Donegal Bay and signals to boats and ships the Northern side of the bay and Killybegs harbour.

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Full property details and booking terms and conditions are available on the relevant property page(s).
Entry fees, opening hours and other information is correct as of publishing, May 2018.


   

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