Ness to Bass
Barns Ness lighthouse in Dunbar was first lit in 1901, automated in 1986 and deactivated in October 2005. The lighthouse sIll stands today, even after receiving a battering during the second world war! Bass Rock lighthouse was first lit a year later in 1902, automated in 1988 and is still in operation via remote monitor control from Edinburgh’s National Lighthouse board.
Kirsty Louise Jones was Artist in Residence in the Beach Hut from 12 – 17 August 2013. Find out more about her work on our website here.
This film was made by Alastair Cook during Kirsty’s residency at the Beach Hut: