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Kolka lighthouse
C3478; ARLHS LAT-006

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Author of the photo: Karl Agre

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Album name:mitko / Latvia
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Active
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):1884 (station established 1875). Round cast iron tower with lantern and double gallery, all painted red; lantern dome is black. Keeper's house and other light station buildings enclosed by an octagonal seawall.
Height of the tower, m:21 Focal plane elevation above sea level, m:20
Light Description (light sectors, colour of the light, number of flashes etc):Group flashing, 2 flashes in 10s, flash 1s, eclipse 1s, white
Range, nm:10 nm
Any other comments:Watched light. Racon(K).[0.03-X]. Sector of reception 0.00-360.00. Maximum range-17.00M Historical information taken from http://www.unc.edu/~rowlett/lighthouse/ and http://www.bakas.lv
Coordinates (in any format):57.802400, 22.633987
Displayed:115 times
Date added:Jul 04, 2017
DateTime Original:2017:05:31 02:12:18
Keywords:Latvia ; Gulf of Riga ; Kolka ; Offshore
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