Historic Attractions in Scotland
Subcategory: Historic Sites & Monuments, Lighthouses or Towns & Villages
The wrecking of the whaling ship Oscar here in 1813 with the loss of all but two of her crew of 45 led to the building of...
The most northerly point on the Scottish mainland has had a lighthouse since 1831.
There is a car park close to...
At the northern end of the Rhins of Galloway to mark the entrance to Loch Ryan this lighthouse was completed in 1817. The...
This lighthouse marking the skerries, a site of several shipwrecks, was built in 1846. There is a good walk along the...
Scotland’s first mainland light house, completed in 1787, was really a 16th century castle with a light placed on top of...
Lit in 1897 and decommissioned in 2007, Tod Head lies south of Stonehaven and near Catterline, a picturesque, though often...
Lit in 1862, the lighthouse marks the southern entrance to the Firth of Forth. The lighthouse was built below the highest...
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
This monument was erected in 1910 in memory of the officers and men of the Black Watch regiment who died during the 1899...
At the southern tip of Lismore, on the islet of Eielan Musdile, Lismore Lighthouse was lit in 1833.
This lighthouse, built in 1895, marked a particularly dangerous part of the east coast. Just half a mile offshore and...
Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH2 1JD
William Pitt the Younger became Britain’s youngest prime minister at the age of 24.
Conspicuous on the approach to Lerwick from the south, this lighthouse was completed in 1858 and can be reached by road...
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
More than a monument, this small temple was erected in 1831 in memory of Robert Burns 1759 -1792, Scotland’s national poet.
|1||Girdle Ness Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|2||Dunnet Head Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|3||Corsewall Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|4||Covesea Skerries Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|5||Nelson Monument||Edinburgh, EH7 5AA|
|6||Kinnaird Head Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|7||Tod Head Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|8||St Abbs Head Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|9||Black Watch Memorial||Edinburgh, Scotland, UK|
|10||Lismore Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|11||Rattray Head Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|12||William Pitt Statue||Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH2 1JD|
|13||Bressay Lighthouse||Scotland, UK|
|14||Burns Monument||Edinburgh, Scotland, UK|
|15||Cat Craig Lime Kilns||by Dunbar, East Lothian, EH42|
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