Eddystone Lighthouse

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geographical name Ed·dy·stone Lighthouse \ˈe-dē-ˌstōn\

Definition of Eddystone Lighthouse

  1. fourth in a series of lighthouses dating back to 1699 and constructed on Eddystone Rocks, a rocky English islet located in the English Channel 14 miles (23 kilometers) southwest of Plymouth The present lighthouse was built in 1882 with a heliport added in the late 20th century.


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