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Ferris Point  Lighthouse

Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland

Location Guide

This lighthouse is located at the east side of the narrow entrance to Larne Lough.

This is the harbour control tower for Larne, a major port. The tower replaced a traditional light station that formerly carried a navigational light. The light became redundant when a directional light was installed in the Chaine Tower Lighthouse on the other side of the harbour entrance. The CIL state it was in operation until 1994.

Photo by Wilson Adams

There are good views from ferries connecting Larne to several ports in Scotland.

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Ferris Point, Larne, Antrim, Northern Ireland

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square cylindrical tower supporting a large square, glass-enclosed control room. Tower painted white; control room appears black from a distance.

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Larne Harbour Ltd

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