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Name: Cromarty Lighthouse  

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Nearest Town or City:
Cromarty, , United Kingdom

Location: Moray Firth, northeast coast of Scotland.

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Photo: Northern Lighthouse Board

Managing Organization:
Northern Lighthouse Board


The keeper's house and outbuildings at this lighthouse are now used by Aberdeen University students studying the bottlenose dolphins of the Moray Firth. Email for information on this program. The light was discontinued as an aid to navigation in February 2006.

Tower Height: 43

Height of Focal Plane: 59

Description of Tower: White conical tower.

This light is not operational

Date Established: 1846

Date Present Tower Built: 1846

Date Deactivated: 2006

Date Automated: 1985

Current Use: Research station.

Open To Public? Yes.

Dolphin Ecosse offers nature cruises in the area. Email:

Keepers: Robert Clyne (1916-1922)

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