History

Plover Scar Light

On Sun 4th December 2016 We visited the site in the morning as the tide came in and it looked like the structure had been taken down to about HW level. The contractors have drilled all the big stones and fitted tapped plugs to take ring bolts for the crane. Goodness knows how they lifted them in 1847 using musclepower alone?        continued – Jan 1st 2017

Now, a set of pictures taken by Val Simpkin on 29 November 2016:

 

central

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

dusk

Great photos, thanks a lot.

 

 

 

18 nov 2016
Taken by Phil 18 nov 2016

 

 

 

 

 

crane
Taken by Pete J on Sun Oct 9, 2016

 

 

 

 

compound
Taken by DB Sun Sep 18

 

scaff
DB taken on Sun Sep 18

 

Taken by Chris Elleray March 2016
Taken by Chris Elleray March 2016

 

Taken by Big John
Taken by Big John Sun Mar 27, 2016

 

From Chris Elleray March 2016

 

2014 - Jack Broadhead's boat
2014 – Jack Broadhead’s boat

 

Here is a photo of the lighthouse taken prior to the collision taken by Jim Cruise

 

 

Val found this piece of history:

http://www.britishpathe.com/video/lighthouse-1

– amazing footage from 1948

 

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