Whitehills Lighthouse

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  • Built in 1903, the current lighthouse on the North pier is only the latest of several that have stood at the entrance to Macduff harbour. At 11m (36ft) tall, the lighthouse is one of the tallest on the Banffshire Coast, is a white conical structure, and the warning light flashes…
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  • Whilst located in Whitehills, the memorial is for the district of Boyndie and commemorates 36 killed in the first world war, and 15 from the second war. The obelisk is of white granite with four sides, and contains three panels in red sandstone on the sides and rear.

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