Also known as: Shillay Lighthouse
Also known as: Monach Islands Lighthouse
Nearest Town or City:
North Uist, , United Kingdom
Location: Shillay Island, Monach Isles, off west coast of North Uist, Outer Hebrides, Scotland.
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Photo: Collection of Jeremy D'Entremont
This lighthouse was designed by Thomas Stevenson. A navigational light on a small aluminum frame tower is now located on the southeast coast of the island, about 800 feet from the lighthouse.
Tower Height: 133
Description of Tower: Conical brick tower.
This light is not operational
Date Established: 1864
Date Present Tower Built: 1864
Date Deactivated: 1942