Crich Beacon

The Crich Beacon, situated in the Crich Memorial Tower grounds was first lit 3 June 2002

beacon plaque at Crich Stand

THIS BEACON
ON THE SITE OF
MANY PREDECESSORS
WAS COMMISSIONED
BY
CRICH PARISH COUNCIL
TO COMMEMORATE
THe GOLDEN JUBILEE
OF
HER MAJESY THE QUEEN
AND WAS FIRST FIRED
3 JUNE 2002

It was was also lit to mark the nintieth birthday of Queen Elizabeth II on 21 April 2016,

Photo Roger Phipp

Crich Beacon 2016

Photo Lucy Clarke

View from Crich Stand

View of the beacon from the top of Crich Stand

Crich beacon 1982

A previous beacon in 1982 (photo Brenda Adderson)

To see a guide to Crich Stand with panoramic map: click here

To see the programme for the opening in 1923: click here

To see the memorial inscriptions around the site: click here