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Fugueijiao Foghorn and Lighthouse
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January 2010

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Album name:Michal Gastropoda Marciniak / Taiwan
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Active, 1 whistle lasting for 5 seconds every minute
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):1968
Height of the tower, m:14 Focal plane elevation above sea level, m:31
Light Description (light sectors, colour of the light, number of flashes etc):Group flashing, 2 flashes per 15s, 69-272 white, 272-69 no light
Range, nm:27 nm
Any other comments:Site open
Coordinates (in any format):25 17.9309 N 121 32.2035 E
Displayed:202 times
Date added:Apr 23, 2014
Keywords:Taiwan ; Taiwan Strait
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Hans de Graaf   [Apr 23, 2014 at 04:16 PM]
Hi Michal, nice! Believe you should place this in the Taiwan album as Lighthouse & Foghorn. This lighthouse picture is enough different from the other you placed.
Michal Gastropoda Marcini   [Apr 24, 2014 at 08:06 AM]
In the album with lighthouses the attention is given to the lighthouse; here in this album maybe to the horn, though its in the background; btw this foghorn is quite unusual, usualy I saw foghorns in some way intergrated with the lighhouses. Greetings Michal
Michal Gastropoda Marcini   [Apr 24, 2014 at 04:08 PM]
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mitko   [Apr 25, 2014 at 12:56 AM]
Hi Michal! I believe we need to clarify this in the rules. I think we can place in countries albums active lighthouses / foghorns / abandoned lighthouses / lightships / some significant daymarks and vessel traffic service towers. What i don't want to see in the countries albums are the buoys because they are changing too fast to keep the site more less up-to-date.
I think i will update the rules soon. Also i agreed with your suggestion to include date of the picture, so i will also add this to the rules.
Michal Gastropoda Marcini   [Apr 26, 2014 at 05:49 PM]
Hola Dmitry!
You are the administrator here.
I thought the division is: 1/ all past and present lighthouses and lights 2/ all other navigation structures and other items.
The idea with the dates is (as I could understand from your introduction to the page) one of the essential points of this page ( registration of the changes in traditional navigation lights) - isn't it?

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