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Fleetwood / Wyre lighthouse (remnants)
ARLHS ENG-171; ex-Admiralty A4888

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Distant view. This was the world's first successful screwpile lighthouse.

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Album name:mitko / England
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Inactive since 1979 The house was destroyed by fire in 1948
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):1840 (Alexander Mitchell)
Focal plane elevation above sea level, m:9
Light Description (light sectors, colour of the light, number of flashes etc):Fixed point
Coordinates (in any format):53 57.1599 N 3 1.7921 W
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Date added:Mar 05, 2013
DateTime Original:2013:03:04 10:53:52
Keywords:Fleetwood ; England ; United Kingdom ; Morecambe Bay ; Offshore
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