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Picture 1970 made on board the m/v Straat Clement. Robert said that from this lighthouse a sick member of the lightkeepers family was brought to a Brisbane hospital by a KJCPL ship. After that event all the company's (KJCPL-NEDLLOYD) ships where saluted from this lighthouse, and they saluted back with there horns.
It took me 30 minutes to find out which light it was.

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Album name:Hans de Graaf / AU - Queensland
Rating (1 votes):55555(Show details)
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Active
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):1879
Height of the tower, m:10 Focal plane elevation above sea level, m:37
Light Description (light sectors, colour of the light, number of flashes etc):Flashing, period 5s, flash 1s, eclipse 4s, 335-167 white, 167-335 no light
Range, nm:11 nm
Coordinates (in any format):20 22.1560 S 148 55.7373 E
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Date added:Mar 07, 2012
Keywords:Great Barrier Reef ; Queensland ; Australia ; Historic ; Coral sea
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