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Lighthouse identification / Re: Lake Michigan, Wisconsin
Last post by mitko - April 18, 2023, 06:33:13 AM
Full USCG List is here
You need vol 7 for Great Lakes, see page 186 - seems this is GENERATING STATION SOUTH INTAKE CRIB LIGHT 6
Lighthouse identification / Lake Michigan, Wisconsin
Last post by Bergwind - April 18, 2023, 05:39:44 AM
Where is this light No. 6 ? I have no USCG list for Great Lakes. Must be close to Algoma, Wisconsin!
Site issues / Re: Instagram
Last post by mitko - April 07, 2023, 03:02:13 PM
This is link to instagram account but you must be registered to view it.
Some pictures from site automatically posted to Instagram and Twitter.
Site issues / Instagram
Last post by Bergwind - April 07, 2023, 02:20:29 PM
The main page has a symbol from Instagram ! It does not work !?
Lighthouse identification / Chumpon, Southern Thailand
Last post by Bergwind - February 18, 2023, 12:54:29 AM
Five years ago I have been first time in Chumpon, Southern Thailand with a large harbour !
I have made severel pics and uploaded to World of Lighthouses.Alex Trabas wrote me at this time, I have missed the Admiralty F2924.2 and F2924.3.
So I returned recently again to Chumpon to make pics from the missed lights.
Now Alex Trabas revised all geographical positions. Now I had to correct all my pictures as well.I hope everything is correct now.
Lighthouse identification / Re: 1940s lighthouse ID
Last post by mitko - January 23, 2023, 09:09:41 AM
Hi Pete! I did some research on this topic. There are number of "dunce cap" lighthouses in Japan (i.e.
Hiroshima, Fujisawa, Hakata Kō - most of them were build after 1950s)
I would say likely this picture is Yokohama South Outer Breakwater (built 1939).
Here are some other pictures of it:
LH Japan

It has slightly different configuration of windows (but this could be due to tower reconstruction) but general shape of the tower, breakwater and square building nearby - everything is very similar. As far as I've found in internet -  American troops were landed in Yokohama after surrender of Japan so this fits to story as well.
Lighthouse identification / Re: 1940s lighthouse ID
Last post by Hammerlind - January 18, 2023, 11:29:24 PM
The picture was in my dad's affairs; he was in the Navy and served in the pacific 1945, that's all I have. Your thoughts on those areas maybe correct.
General Discussion / Re: Heigth of the tower, Focal...
Last post by mitko - January 18, 2023, 10:04:48 AM
Agreed! It seems this could be different datums...
Lighthouse identification / Re: 1940s lighthouse ID
Last post by mitko - January 18, 2023, 10:03:36 AM
I bet this is something in Asia, Korea or Japan maybe. Any kind of information about picture could help!
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