Section Index
Bicentennial - 2011
Visiting the Rock
Underwater Life
at the Bell Rock

"Inchcape Rock" by Robert Southey
Light-keeper's Duties "1823"
The Bell Rock Prayer
Sir Joseph Banks and Mutiny on the Bounty
Sir Walter Scott's visit, the "Pharos Loquitur"
"The Year without a Summer"
"Death of HMS Argyll"
Pharos Experience
Preparing for Automation
Life in the Bell Rock
Lighthouse (1865)

A Keeper's Account
'"A Quiet Night In"

A Keeper's Account
"Outdoor 'Excursions'"

North Carr Lightships
Lighthouses of the Forth
The Bell Rock Tartan
Links



The new 200 Bicentennial Supplement for the Bell Rock Lighthouse website is now on line - see Home page

Bell Rock ICE Commemorative plaque

Bell Rock Lighthouse Bicentenary -

Gifted to Angus Council by the Institution of Civil Engineers on Sunday, 16th September 2012. It can be seen at the Signal Tower Museum, Arbroath, Angus.

Edinburgh -

The Northern Lighthouse Board

is responsible for the Bell Rock Lighthouse and has been repainted the tower for the Bicentenary. Unfortunately NO ACCESS to the tower is possible!


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Arbroath -

The Signal Tower Museum is open All Year (but CLOSED Sundays and Mondays). See Angus Council for further details.

The present display is dedicated to the Bell Rock Lighthouse and the men who built it.

For further information please contact the curator Colin Easton at: EastonCG@angus.gov.uk

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Plaque

BOAT TRIPS

are available from the harbour to the Rock at most times of the year, but Always Weather Permitting. Please keep in mind that landing at the Rock is not normally possible. It is too dangerous due to tides and weather conditions and the Northern Lighthouse Board do not allow the general public access to the tower.
Contact Alex Smith, Inchcape Marine Services, Arbroath. 07752 470621

Also

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