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Lighthouse on East Side of Entrance to Glasson Dock, Thurnham

Description: Lighthouse on East Side of Entrance to Glasson Dock

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 182292

OS Grid Reference: SD4446256295
OS Grid Coordinates: 344462, 456295
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9997, -2.8487

Location: Railway Place, Thurnham, Lancashire LA2 0AY

Locality: Thurnham
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 0AY

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Listing Text


7/222 Lighthouse on east side of
- entrance to Glasson Dock

- II

Lighthouse, late C18th. Slobbered sandstone with slate roof, now covered by
felt. Single storey. West wall has small window with plain reveals. At the
left is a lean-to porch. The south gable has a chimney with square cap
broached to an octagon with a string course. At the north end of the ridge is
an octagonal lantern with a window on each side and a pointed metal roof.

Listing NGR: SD4447656305

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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