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Lighthouse effects - Iarsmaí Tithe Solais

Eachléim Heritage Centre
Aughleam, Belmullet, County Mayo

One section of a lighthouse optic comprising of half a bulls eye and eight quarter circle glass lens sections in a bronze frame (46cm wide x 26cm high x 14cm deep). One paraholic reflector, of copper and brass construction which was originally part of the incandescent equipment in the lantern of a lightship (56 metre in diameter and marked A3). One cylindrical glass, buoy lens - 200mm in diameter x 180mm high. One metal and glass reflector from the optical apparatus of the "Cormorant" Lightvessel - 50cm in diameter. One buoy lantern, painted green, complete with 200mm glass lens and green shade. Made by AGA and marked with serial No 882. 90cm high x 20cm diameter

To exhibit light from the lighthouse

Donated on loan by Commissioners of Irish Lights

Ionad Deirbhle - Eachléim Heritage Centre 
| Saint Deirbhile | Fishing | Islands |

Items of interest to be viewed at the Eachléim Heritage Centre
| 3 Smoothing Irons | Blacksod Lighthouse | Churn | Claw Anchor | Corncrake | Creel | Cross Abbey | Currach | Deirbhiles Twist | Driller 1 | Driller 2 | Family on Duvillaun Island | Frying pan | Glosh Tower | Handmade leather shoes | Kettle | Last | Lighthouse effects | Old National School house on Iniskea Island | Poitín still on Duvillaun Island | Pot Oven Lid | Quilt | Saint Deirbhle's Church | Saint Deirbhle's Grave | Saint Deirbhle's Holy Well | Scuffler | Ship's anchor light | Skillet with lid | Slane | Sugan | Weaving outside an old cottage on Duvillaun Island |

For more information visit the Ionad Deirbhile website

Uaireanta Oscailte

10am - 6pm laethanta na seachtaine
12noon - 6pm Dé Domhnaigh

Opening Hours

10am - 6pm weekdays
12noon - 6pm Sundays

Ionad Deirbhle
Eachléim Heritage Centre 
Eachléim (Aughleam)
County Mayo

Tel: +353 (0) 97 85727/28/90
Fax: +353 (0) 97 85790