Lighthouse effects - Iarsmaí Tithe Solais
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
+353 (0) 97 85727
Some interesting items can be viewed here
- 3 Smoothing Irons
- Blacksod Lighthouse
- Claw Anchor
- Cross Abbey
- Deirbhiles Twist
- Driller 1
- Driller 2
- Family on Duvillaun Island
- Frying pan
- Glosh Tower
- Handmade leather shoes
- Lighthouse effects
- Old National School house on Iniskea Island
- Poitín still on Duvillaun Island
- Pot Oven Lid
- Saint Deirbhle's Church
- Saint Deirbhle's Grave
- Saint Deirbhle's Holy Well
- Ship's anchor light
- Skillet with lid
- Weaving outside an old cottage on Duvillaun Island