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Vitrupe (Grīntāls) lighthouse
C3585; ARLHS LAT-022

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Located on a headland near Vitrupe, about 25 km (15 mi) south of Ainaži. Site open, tower closed.

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Album name:Belsar / Latvia
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Active
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):Watched light. Date unknown. Square cylindrical skeletal tower with gallery and a small lantern, painted red. The tower is enclosed by a slatted daymark, painted white with a broad black band at the top.
Height of the tower, m:21 Focal plane elevation above sea level, m:34
Light Description (light sectors, colour of the light, number of flashes etc):Flashing, 4s, flash 1s, eclipse 3s, red
Range, nm:12 nmi
Any other comments:Historical information taken from
Coordinates (in any format):57.639452,24.379005
Displayed:473 times
Date added:Mar 26, 2013
Keywords:Latvia ; Gulf of Riga
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