These cliffs and rocks were a major hazard for ships before the lighthouse opened in 1809. It is now automated, but you can still descend the 400 steps down the cliff (recommended, as the scenery is out of this world!) and cross the bridge that the lighthouse keepers used to get to work.
taken - 21/09/2014
Location: South Stack Lighthouse, Holy Island, off Holyhead, Anglesey, North Wales.
Photographer: Stephen Dutch