The Secret Life Of Lighthouses

Season 1

Season 1, Episode 3 - The Fastnet Rock

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Rob Bell explores the wild and beautiful southern coast of Ireland to reveal why Fastnet is regarded as the most stunning rock lighthouse ever built. Along his journey through the 1500-year legacy of light keeping in Ireland, Rob gets to grips with explosives, man-made lightning, and traditional Irish folk music to show us...

Season 1, Episode 2 - The Bell Rock

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Rob Bell uncovers the incredible stories behind Scotland’s mighty Bell Rock lighthouse, an engineering marvel built on a deadly, submerged reef in the treacherous North Sea. Eleven miles offshore, this light has stood strong for over 200 years, but at the start of the 19th century, the reef was a menace causing innumerable...

Season 1, Episode 1 - The Secret Life Of Lighthouses Series 1 Ep 1

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Rob Bell explores the historic but deadly southwest coast of England to discover what made the world’s first rock lighthouse on Eddystone reef such a monumental achievement over 300 years ago. Nine miles off Plymouth in rough seas, Rob shows why the reef claimed so many lives and brought any attempt to build there to a cat...