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The West Country Sights

Smeaton's Tower

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

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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:

  • £2.80
  • Feb. and Mar., Tues.–Sat. 10–4; Apr.–Sept., Mon.–Fri. 10–5, weekends 10–6; Oct. and Nov., Tues.–Sat. 10–3; Dec. and Jan., Sat. 10–3


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