Search ||  A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z 

Name: Hurst Point Low Light (old)  

Feedback to the database manager

Nearest Town or City:
Keyhaven, , United Kingdom

Location: Approach to Needles Channel, Hampshire, south coast of England.

Click to enlarge: Photo    Large photo
Photo: Steven Winter

Managing Organization:
Hurst Castle


This 1866 granite lighthouse (which replaced the 1786 Hurst Tower) was replaced by an automated light on a metal structure atop a wall of Hurst Castle. That light was deactivated in 1997. Both the 1866 and 1911 (separate entry) structures still survive.

Description of Tower: Round granite tower.

This light is not operational

Date Established: 1786

Date Present Tower Built: 1866

Date Deactivated: 1911

Current Use: Part of historic site.

Open To Public? Grounds only.


to Lighthouse Digest

USLHS Marker Fund

Lighthouse Jewelry

Lighthouse Service Sweatshirt

Subscribe   Contact Us   About Us   Copyright Foghorn Publishing, 1994- 2018 Lighthouse Facts       Lighthouse History