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Name: Hestan Island Light   Map it!

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Also known as: Hestan (Heston) Islet Light

Nearest Town or City:
Auchencairn, , United Kingdom

Location: North side of entrance to Solway Firth, Auchencairn Bay, west coast of Scotland.

Height of Focal Plane: 138

Characteristic and Range: Two white flashes every 10 seconds, range 9 nautical miles.

Description of Tower: White metal framework tower.

This light is operational

Earlier Towers?
1893: Light on small white store house, focal plane 124 feet.

Date Established: 1893

Date Present Tower Built: ?

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? No.

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