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Latitude: 53.6465 / 53°38'47"N
Longitude: -0.2162 / 0°12'58"W
OS Eastings: 518011
OS Northings: 418148
OS Grid: TA180181
Mapcode National: GBR VVX8.ZK
Mapcode Global: WHHHB.NL8V
Entry Name: Killingholme South Low Lighthouse
Listing Date: 17 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1215093
English Heritage Legacy ID: 165873
Location: South Killingholme, North Lincolnshire, DN40
County: North Lincolnshire
Civil Parish: South Killingholme
Traditional County: Lincolnshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire
Church of England Parish: North and South Killingholme St Denys
Church of England Diocese: Lincoln
TA 11 NE SOUTH KILLINGHOLME
TA 180 181
11/73 Killingholme South Low
Lighthouse. 1836 by Francis Dales for Trinity House. Brick, rendered and
colourwashed. 4-storey tapered round tower approximately 15 metres high,
with small rectangular projections on south face. Plain recessed board door
to south. Recessed louvred openings to ground and first floors. 6-pane
casements to 2nd floor. Projecting timber joists support balcony to top
floor with plain iron railings. Top floor has plinth and wide 18-pane east-
facing window (partly painted over). Ribbed dome with scalloped eaves,
capped with squat cylindrical ventilator. Projecting stack with cornice and
3 cylindrical pots. Lighthouse, no longer manned, is used in conjunction
with the nearby Killingholme High Light (q.v.) to guide shipping in the
Humber. Date of erection and names of wardens recorded on plaque of
Killingholme High Lighthouse (q.v.). D. Jackson, Lighthouses of England and
Wales, 1975, 104-5. D B Hague & R Christie, Lighthouses, 1975, 217.
Listing NGR: TA1801118148
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