Poolbeg Lighthouse, Dublin

4.4




Poolbeg Lighthouse in Dublin Bay was built in 1768 and initially operated on candlepower (reputedly the first in the world to do so) but changed to oil in 1786. It was re-designed and re-built into its present form in 1820.
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  • Lovely walk along the pier to the lighthouse. We were lucky with the weather this day and a very light wind. Fab views  more »
  • Was a lovely walk,nice man selling coffee,tea and nibbles before you walk out to the lighthouse, went when it was slightly overcast but I'm sure on a sunny day the views are amazing  more »
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  • Great walk. A little uneven for people with lower mobility, could be a challenge. Little coffee van at the entrance to the pier is very convenient and a place to sit down about half way out. Ships pass quite close so fun to look up the names and home ports and cargo type as they pass.
  • Sorry, didn't visit but certainly past it as we entered port! Looks as though people do go there and I noticed joggers, dog walkers and a tiny space where cars are. Did see walkers along the strip of land coming from the power station? Through the most, looked an interesting look out post.

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