1. Welcome to 28DaysLater.co.uk - 28DL - The UK Urban Exploring / Urban Exploration / Urbex Forums.

    Asylums and Hospitals, High Stuff, Industrial, Leisure Sites, Residential Sites, Military Sites, Mines and Quarries, ROC Posts, Theatres and Cinemas, Draining, Underground Sites, European and International Sites, Leads, Rumours and News, Kit, Clothing, Equipment, Photography and Video sections plus a lot more.

    Please feel free to browse this website as a guest. Creating an account removes some ads, allows you to post replies, start new topics and threads, and gives you access to more features including bookmarking, live chat, messaging and notification systems.

    Create an account | Login | Request new password

Report - Newhaven Lighthouse, June 2010

Discussion in 'Other Sites' started by kingnothing41, Jul 7, 2010.

  1. kingnothing41

    kingnothing41 28DL Full Member
    28DL Full Member

    Joined:
    Apr 20, 2010
    Messages:
    19
    Likes Received:
    8
    right folks, hallo!
    This is my first report, so don't expect magic to happen here, but give pointers where needed.

    Visted here in June with Downturn for a quick evening explore after work, not the biggest of explores but we thought it was worth the trip.
    As far as I know it hasn't been done on 28dl.

    History was pretty hard to get hold of, all I could get was that it was built in 1869 and that it sat at the entrance of newhaven harbour which played a role in the whaling industry, no longer in action in the area. The port is now out of action since the leith port was build, a bigger lighthouse was built, hence the reason for this one being out of use.

    As for the current future, probably demolition. Nearby a lot of new flats, mega bucks flats, are being built as part of area redevelopment, so I can't see the lighthouse being there too much longer.

    Anyway, on with the pics.


    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]

    [​IMG]


    [​IMG]

    more on the photobucket >> http://s1045.photobucket.com/albums/b451/kingnothing41/Newhaven Lighthouse June 2010/

    Hope you enjoyed this, hope it was alreet!
     
    #1 kingnothing41, Jul 7, 2010
    Last edited: Jul 7, 2010

    Remove this ad by donating or subscribing.

Draft saved Draft deleted
Loading...

Users Who Have Read This Thread (Total: 0)

Share This Page

Remove this ad by creating an account and logging in