St Nicholas Chapel
Lantern Hill, Ilfracombe EX34 8AS Route Planner
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Easter-end Oct: 10am-4pm (6pm end May-end Sep)


In the early 14C, the beacon set as a marker on Lantern Hill was replaced by this mariners' chapel which still has a light to guide shipping. From the rock platform on which the chapel stands, there is a good view over most of the harbour and the sea.


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