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AKA Williamstown Lighthouse

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Album name:Bergwind / AU - Victoria
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Inactive 1859-1934 and since 1987.
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):1849
Height of the tower, m:17 Focal plane elevation above sea level, m:22
Coordinates (in any format):37°52'00.6"S 144°54'45.7"E
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Date added:Feb 19, 2016
DateTime Original:2005:02:24 01:34:35
Keywords:Australia ; Victoria ; Melbourne
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Hans de Graaf   [Feb 23, 2016 at 07:15 PM]
Time ball, dropped daily except sundays at one o`clock solar time to enable vessels to rate their chronometers. (Nautical notice from 1854)

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