In January 2011, the foghorns went silent on Irish lighthouses.
Student radio producer, Jason Murphy weaves a lament for this with sounds, music and comments from Cork coastal people.
Jason's own site: www.boreenbroadcasts.com
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Photo of Galley Head Lighthouse, Co. Cork by Irish photographer, 2c. Check out his Flickr collection.