Little Holm, Yell Sound
Little Holm lighthouse, one of the many beacons in Yell Sound
|Year first constructed||1976|
|Construction||metal skeletal tower|
|Tower shape||quadrangular tower covered by aluminium panels with light on the top|
|Markings / pattern||white tower|
|Tower height||7 metres (23 ft)|
|Focal height||12 metres (39 ft)|
|Light source||solar power|
|Characteristic||Iso W 4s.|
|Managing agent||Northern Lighthouse Board|
There is a lighthouse here.
In 1983, the Royal Navy cleared ordnance from the area, and their bomb disposal team discovered an unrecorded shipwreck nearby. Its identity is still unknown.