Northern Lighthouse Board

Northern Lighthouse Board

Mike Bullock, Chief Executive of the Northern Lighthouse Board, discusses the mission and history of this fascinating organisation in this online event from the National Library of Scotland. Northern Lighthouse Board has provided a vital safety service to mariners...

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Lighthouse Poem

Lighthouse Poem

An email sent to the Mull of Galloway Trust: My name is Marjorie Sellar and thought I would contact you to share something related to the lighthouse. In 2011 my mother, May McCrystal (who was 81 at the time and is still with us and with all her faculties) visited the...

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The Exhibition and Engine Room

The Exhibition and Engine Room

The Mull of Galloway Lighthouse Exhibition is housed in the former fuel store, workshop and engine room to the right of the Lighthouse. The Exhibition opened its doors for the first time on Good Friday 2009 after much hard work by a team of volunteers from South Rhins...

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The Mull of Galloway Lighthouse

The Mull of Galloway Lighthouse

The Lighthouse, known as a Stevenson Tower, was built by Robert Stevenson. It took two years to build; work commenced in 1828 and the Lighthouse was first lit on 26th March 1830. The tower stands 26 metres high and the light is 99 metres above sea level. On a clear...

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Refill

Refill

Refill D and G We are a Refill Station. Find out more about this Campaign in Dumfries and Galloway. We are one of dozens of businesses on board the Refill Project in Dumfries and Galloway. Refill your drinking bottles at the Mull of Galloway with our tap water. Join...

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2018 Events

2018 Events

Mull of Galloway 2018 Events We have special events planned throughout the 2018 season for all the family to enjoy. There are seabird spectacular guided walks each Wednesday with RSPB starting from 18th April 2018. The Lighthouse and Exhibition will be open from Good...

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Glow Gold

Glow Gold

Glow Gold - September 2018 Campaign We are supporting the 2018 Glow Gold Campaign for Childhood Cancer Awareness. Garden of Gold A message from the organisers - Do you have a garden in Dumfries and Galloway that needs brightening up in Autumn 2018? Then join our Glow...

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Thomas Telford

Thomas Telford

Celebrate the most westerly work of Thomas Telford in Port Logan The Mull of Galloway Trust has been awarded a grant from The Big Lottery’s Celebrate Fund to host this exciting event in Port Logan to celebrate the fact that the pier and lighthouse were built by Thomas...

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Engine Switch-On

Engine Switch-On

Kelvin Diesel Engine Switch-On On Sunday 30th April 2017 there was a very memorable occasion at the Mull of Galloway Lighthouse. Two of the 1955 Kelvin Diesel engines were officially switched on after being silent for 30 years. There was a special event to mark the...

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