longitude.2" W Built in 1787, this and Mull of Kintyre are the first lights built in Scotland. Arlhs # SCO-134 Photo courtesy Giorgio. 92 a b c Bailey (1998). Most of the Hebrides have names with Scots Gaelic derivations, whilst those of the Northern Isles tend to be derived from the Viking names. This may give the name of the original or current owner or operator, the field name, and a set of numbers and letters,.g. (A 3070.1) Photo courtesy m m SC 71B Pittenweem East Pier latitude 56 12'.1" N longitude 2 43'.3" W Located on the east pier of the old harbor of Pittenweem. Islands named after mainland areas edit Likewise, occasionally an island may be named after a location on the nearby mainland, or a major neighbouring island - or vice versa. (A 3700) arlhs # SCO-023 Photo courtesy Giorgio. (A 4404) arlhs # SCO-047 Photo courtesy Stevie Manson Flickr SC 55G Ardrossan Pierhead latitude 55 38'.1" N longitude 4 49' 35" W Located at the end of the ferry pier in Ardrossan, ferries depart from this pier for Brodick on the Isle. Isbn Symonds, James (June 1999) "Toiling in the Vale of Tears: Everyday Life and Resistance in South Uist, Outer Hebrides, 17601860".
The Lighthouses of Scotland - Scotland Lighthouses
More information can be had from (01972) 510210 (A 4082) arlhs # SCO-005 SC 40B Bunessan (Eileanan Liathanaitch, Gray Islands) latitude 56 20' 34" N longitude 6 16'.3" W Located on a small island in the entrance to Loch na Lathaich and the harbor. Located about 5 km east of Gohn o' Groats. Accessible only by boat. (A 4124) arlhs # SCO-008 Photo courtesy m m SC 43H Duart Point (William Black Memorial) latitude 56 26'.7" N longitude 5 38'.9" W Located on the easternmost point of the Isle of Mull, about 1200 m south of Duart Castle and. (A 3868) arlhs # SCO-231 Photo courtesy Calum MacAulay Flickr SC 16 Hoy Low Oxan latitude 58 56'.2" N longitude 3 18' 36" W June 10, 2005 Technically, the Hoy lights are both on the island of Graemsay. Small archipelagos edit There are various small archipelagos which may be better known than the larger islands they contain. Its possible to base yourself in Tingwall, Whiteness and Weisdale, essay on mobile phone in sanskrit as there is a small hotel and several guest houses. Castle (A 4398) arlhs # SCO-302 Photo courtesy Robbie Livingstone geograph SC 51M Carraig nan Ron (Dog Rock) latitude 56 5' 60" N longitude 4 51'.4" W This lighthouse is located at a wild location on Loch Long at the entrance to Loch Goil.