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Nova Scotia / Foundation of the old Louisbourg Lighthouse

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The lighthouse station was established in 1734. The picture shows the foundation of the first lighthouse.

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Album name:kwolfgang / Atlantic coast of Canada
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):inactive since 1758
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):Foundation of the first lighthouse on this site. It was build in 1734 and burned down in 1736 but immediately replaced.
Height of the tower, m:used to be 16 Focal plane elevation above sea level, m:used to be 24
Range, nm:used to be 16 nm
Coordinates (in any format):N45.906468 W059.958412
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Date added:Feb 27, 2020
DateTime Original:2018:10:07 12:28:58
Keywords:Canada ; Nova Scotia ; Cape Breton Island ; Atlantic ocean ; Louisbourg
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