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Name: Inner Dowsing Light  

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Nearest Town or City:
Hull, , United Kingdom

Location: Off east coast of England, North Sea.


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Photo: Steven Winter
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Managing Organization:
Trinity House

Website: http://www.trinityhouse.co.uk

Notes:
There was a lightship at this location beginning in 1861. In 1971, Trinty House converted a former coal board drilling rig(which searches for undersea coal seams which might be mined from shore) to a light tower. In 1991, the light was replaced by a lightship. The last vessel to serve here was the LV 93 (separate entry).

Description of Tower: Red skeletal tower on platform.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1971

Date Deactivated: 1991

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? No.

Keepers: John Mobbs (years unk.)

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