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East-entrance Dover Strait / South Foreland (High) Lighthouse
ARLHS ENG-129


      

Built in 1843, inactive since 1988.
Owned by the National Trust, she's open for visitors.
What a wonderful picture Frans made.

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Album name:Hans de Graaf / England
Rating (1 votes):55555(Show details)
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Inactive since 1988
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):1843
Height of the tower, m:21
Coordinates (in any format):51.140462,1.371137
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Date added:Mar 03, 2012
Keywords:Dover ; England ; United Kingdom ; English channel
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mitko   [Mar 03, 2012 at 10:11 PM]
The lighthouse was the scene of a famous experiment on Christmas Eve 1898, when Guglielmo Marconi succeeded in contacting the lightship Goodwin Sands using his newly-invented radio equipment. (Russ Rowlett site)

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