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Torres Strait / Cape York Area / Goods Island (Palilug) Lighthouse (Range Rear)

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Picture made 20 or 21-06-2014 on board the Dutch bitumen tanker Bit Redo. The ship sailed from Gladstone near Cairns to the Torres Strait and on to the Timor Sea.
There were many bunkers and gunmounts at this strategic spot.

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Album name:Hans de Graaf / AU - Queensland
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Active
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):1886
Height of the tower, m:5 Focal plane elevation above sea level, m:105
Light Description (light sectors, colour of the light, number of flashes etc):Flashing, 2.5s, 64-238 white, 238-290 no light, 290-295 white, 295-64 no light
Range, nm:14 nm
Any other comments:Lts in line 199°. Synchronized with front
Coordinates (in any format):10 33.9064 S 142 9.1269 E
Displayed:497 times
Date added:Jun 25, 2014
DateTime Original:2014:06:22 07:06:24
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Keywords:Torres Strait ; Goods island ; Queensland ; Australia
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