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The West Country Sights

Smeaton's Tower

  • Hoe Rd. Map It
  • Plymouth
  • Memorial/Monument/Tomb

Updated 05/28/2014

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This lighthouse, transferred here at the end of the 19th century from its original site 14 miles out to sea, provides a sweeping vista over Plymouth Sound and the city as far as Dartmoor. Brace yourself for the 93 steps to the top.

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Hoe Rd., Plymouth, PL1 2NZ, England

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Sight Details:

  • £2.60
  • Apr.–Sept., Tues.–Fri. 10–noon and 1–4:30, Sat. 10–noon and 1–4; Oct.–Mar., Tues.–Sat. 10–noon and 1–3.

Updated 05/28/2014


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