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N-W Sumatra / Atjeh / Pulau Breueh / Breueh Lighthouse (Willemstoren)

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Built in 1875 by the Nederlands Indisch Gouvernement.
Picture 1875-1885 tropenmuseum Amsterdam.
The tsunami 26-12-2004 destroyed Atjeh, the tower was high over the waves.

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Album name:Hans de Graaf / Indonesia
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Active
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):1875
Height of the tower, m:44 Focal plane elevation above sea level, m:160
Light Description (light sectors, colour of the light, number of flashes etc):Light1: Group flashing, 2 flashes per 10s, flash 0.5s, eclipse 2s, 83-288 white, Light2: fixed 84-166 red
Range, nm:white 30 nm, red 13 nm
Coordinates (in any format):5 45.0903 N 95 3.1749 E
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Date added:Jan 27, 2013
Keywords:Pulau Breueh ; Sumatra ; Malacca strait ; Grand channel ; Indonesia ; Historic
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