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Lismore Lighthouse...

By Scottishlandscapes  
...The Connel Bridge was opened in 1903, so Alexander McLeod who was the lighthouse keeper here would never have seen this sight, he died in 1899, drowned near the Kyle of Lochalsh. Ann Kinchington and I are on the trail of Alexander as he was Ann's Great Grandfather.

Tags: Weather Scotland Islands Scottish Mountains Lochalsh Lighthouses Lismore Landscape and travel Calmac ferries Highlands and islands


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debu 10 India
15 Nov 2017 1:27PM
Excellent capture.
Debu

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bliba Plus
14 2 Austria
15 Nov 2017 1:31PM
love the blues
15 Nov 2017 1:46PM
Excellent image
rontear Plus
17 23 8 England
15 Nov 2017 2:14PM
Such clarity, Dougie. Were coming up this way soon SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
Ron
mrswoolybill Plus
13 2.1k 2229 United Kingdom
15 Nov 2017 2:24PM
Scotland was, I seem to remember, the testing ground for a lot of developments in lighthouse design and construction.
A bright, optimistic, reassuring image.
Daisymaye Plus
11 23 16 Canada
15 Nov 2017 2:28PM
Looks like a perfect place for a light house. Great image Dougie.
Mollycat Plus
6 21 2 United Kingdom
15 Nov 2017 2:55PM
Lovely light and composition, with the lighthouse standing out against the blue hue Dougie.
Peter.
15 Nov 2017 3:27PM
I wonder if it's a boring job, though I suppose tramping up those stairs every day would keep you fit if it didn't kill you.
15 Nov 2017 4:52PM
Wonderful clarity.
Cliff
Irishkate Plus
9 42 118 United Kingdom
15 Nov 2017 5:39PM
Well composed with the whites of the lighthouse and the bridge so beautifully contrasted with the blues.
Kate Grin
MalcolmM Plus
14 1.5k 5 Scotland
15 Nov 2017 5:43PM
Stands out well against the blue, & like inclusion of the bridge.
viscostatic 13 47 7 United Kingdom
15 Nov 2017 6:41PM
Interesting information on your search Dougie but, above all, this image has such beautiful light, picking out the bridge as well as the lighthouse.

Phil.
richmowil Plus
11 412 2 England
15 Nov 2017 7:30PM
I passed Lismore Lighthouse back at the end on August , you have done it proud.
RonnieAG Plus
10 154 119 Scotland
16 Nov 2017 12:48PM
A very fine composition with the Connel Bridge nestling in the b/g.
R.

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