South Gare Lighthouse

South Gare Lighthouse
Photo © JThomas (cc-by-sa/2.0)

The cast-iron tower of South Gare Lighthouse is located on an artificial promontory marking the southern entrance of the Tees estuary at Redcar.

Established: 1884
Engineer: John Fowler
Tower Height: 13 metres
Light Character: Fl W R 12 s
Light Range: W 20 miles, R 17 miles
Elevation: 16 metres