Stroove Lighthouse

Lighthouse at Stroove Beach

Inishowen Lighthouse, known locally as Stroove lighthouse, was built in 1837 to protect the busy shipping lane at the entrance of Lough Foyle. The lighthouse is built on Dunagree Point which is 1km south of Inishowen head and serves to protect ships from Tuns Bank, a sandbank lying to the north east of Macgilligan’s Point. […]