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Nov 1, 2019

Milford Haven's guiding light

Lights at St Ann's Head have guided mariners into the Milford Haven waterway since long before the existing lighthouse was built in 1844. Lighthouses were recorded there in the 17th century, and before then a beacon may have been lit on the tower of ...

Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

St Ann's Chapel, reputedly built by King Henry VII in thanksgiving for his safe landing nearby in 1485. For more about the area's maritime history, use your mobile to scan the HistoryPoints QR codes beside the Wales Coast Path, a little north of the operational lighthouse. Or click here