West Usk Lighthouse
Contact Address Information:
St. Brides Wentlooge
Newport, Gwent, South Wales
The tide around this lighthouse is the second fastest in the world.
Tower Height: 56
Description of Tower: White conical tower on roof of oval building.
This light is not operational
Date Established: 1821
Date Present Tower Built: 1821
Date Deactivated: 1922
Current Use: Bed and breakfast inn.
Open To Public? Yes.
From M4, take exit J28 for A48 Newport, then B4239 St. Brides. Drive for 2 miles, turn left at cattle bridge into a long, winding (and very rough) farm lane.
Nearby Lodging: The lighthouse has been converted into a bed and breakfast inn. Call 01633 810126 or 01633 815860, or email firstname.lastname@example.org for information on lodging.