Coquet Island Lighthouse, Northumbrian
This lighthouse is situated on Coquet island which
lies just off the Northumberland Coast at Amble.
Built in 1841 it is active with a red flashing light.
One of it's keepers was the older brother of local heroine Grace
Darling who used to visit home on the island by rowing boat.
Boat trips around the island can be taken from Amble
In the first photo below the island is seen in late
The second photo shows the lighthouse taken the shore
beside Amble North Breakwater with a very long lens - in the foreground
is Amble Pier.
The last photo shows the lighthouse at dusk taken
from amble Pier.
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visit our Northumberland
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