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Rathlin O'Birne lighthouse views for framing

54 39.8N

08 49.9W

Built 1856

Date unwatched: 30.9.1974

Height of tower: 20m

Height of light above MHWS: 35m

Range of light:

W 18 nm

R 14 nm

Rathlin O'Birne


Rathlin O'Birne


Rathlin O'Birne


Rathlin O'Birne



I waited a long time to do this one, and on the day of my flight it was nearly called off due to bad weather. The flying skills of the late Capt. Mick Hennessy made sure I got there and back safely and I got some great shots

It was once run on nuclear power

All pictures © John Eagle Photography

Rathlin O'Birne


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