Noss Head Lighthouse

Lighthouse in Caithness

Noss Head Lighthouse
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The Noss Head Lighthouse is an active 19th-century lighthouse near Wick in Caithness in the Highland council area of Scotland. It is located at the end of Noss Head, a peninsula on the north-west coast of Caithness that overlooks Sinclairs Bay, three miles north-east of Wick. It is notable as being the first lighthouse that was built with a diagonally-paned lantern room.

The Noss Head Lighthouse appears in our Complete Guide to Visiting Caithness!

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Visiting Noss Head Lighthouse

Duration: 20 minutes

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