What these lighthouses offer – what only a thousand tons of granite can offer – is the certainty of a warning when you need it
the superstitious in you and there are stories of ghosts and eerie lights and ethereal music heard by the stonemasons. There is myth in the stones.
Standing in the boat as we circle the Bell, Nancollas says there is also a positive power in the tons of granite. A rock lighthouse, he says, is a symbol of tolerance and altruism, of assistance made available to those in need regardless of their nationality. It is also