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Wellington / Hawke’s Bay / Pencarrow Upper (old) Lighthouse
ARLHS NZL-068

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Pencarrow Lighthouse was the first permanent lighthouse erected in New Zealand.

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Album name:Tobias / New Zealand
Rating (2 votes):55555(Show details)
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Inactive since June 1935
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):Year Built: 1859 | Construction: Cast iron tower | Tower Shape: Tapered octagonal tower
Height of the tower, m:11.5 m Focal plane elevation above sea level, m:108 m
Light Description (light sectors, colour of the light, number of flashes etc):Fixed point
Any other comments:Designer: Edward Roberts | Builder: Edward George Wright | First Lit: 1/01/1859
Coordinates (in any format):41°21'31.8"S 174°50'59.9"E
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Date added:Oct 02, 2017
DateTime Original:2017:01:24 17:49:03
Keywords:Wellington ; New Zealand ; Hawkes bay
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