Mannez (Aldernay) - Lighthouse Posters & Prints
Channel Island & Gibraltar

Mannez (Aldernay)

£30.00£75.00

Mannez (Aldernay) in the Channel Islands.

A4 (210 x 297mm) : 250g/m² archival art paper

A3 (297 x 420mm) : 250g/m² archival art paper

Artist: Roger O’Reilly

The artist signs each print.

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A Note from the Artist

Alderney is the Channel Island nearest to the French coast, and surrounded by two strong currents: the Swinge and the Alderney Race. Located at the eastern end, Mannez Lighthouse has watched over vessels navigating the dangerous waters of Alderney since 1912. 

The Lighthouse was built after a large boat, the SS Liverpool, ran aground in the adjacent Cats Bay. At 32m high the lighthouse tower was painted white with a black band to make it more visible to shipping during the hours of daylight, this has make it a prominent island landmark.

The former keepers’ dwellings adjoin the tower, there was a resident lighthouse keeper until as recently as 1996. However the lighthouse now has LED lights with a range of 22km, this is controlled from Trinity House in Harwich.

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Shipping

All posters are shipped by An Post mailing services. Delivery is typically 1–2 days in Ireland, 2–3 days to the UK, within 14 days for European mainland and within 21 days for the rest of the world.

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