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Lighthouses: Building the Impossible: Series Premiere (S1EP1 Channel 5 Fri 17 Sep 2021)



Rob heads nine miles out into the English Channel to see why building the world’s first rock lighthouse was such a monumental achievement. At Eddystone Reef, Rob witnesses the awesome power of rough seas and jagged rocks for himself, before a vivid demonstration of why building a tower on a wave-lashed rock was regarded as an impossible dream.

Airdate: Fri 17 Sep 2021 at 21:00 on Channel 5

Season 1 Episode 1