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Old Tsukenjima lighthouse - ruins
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Author of the photo: Selector Jonathon Photography

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Album name:mitko / Japan
Rating (2 votes):55555(Show details)
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Inactive, destroyed in end of WWII
Coordinates (in any format):Latitude : 26.249405 Longitude : 127.937187
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Date added:Mar 29, 2018
Keywords:Okinawa ; Japan ; Philippine Sea
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Selector Jonathon   [Mar 29, 2018 at 06:53 PM]
Bergwind   [Mar 29, 2018 at 11:26 PM]
Whats the history of this light?
Selector Jonathon   [Mar 29, 2018 at 11:47 PM]
Selector Jonathon   [Mar 29, 2018 at 11:48 PM]
Bergwind   [Mar 30, 2018 at 12:20 AM]
Cant read Japanese... Crying or Very sad
Selector Jonathon   [Mar 30, 2018 at 12:36 AM]
try google translate
mitko   [Mar 31, 2018 at 09:08 AM]
Google Translate: "The Tsugarushima Lighthouse is located at the southern tip of Tsushijima at the entrance to the mainland of Okinawa, the gateway to Nakagusuku Bay, the starting point is the same as the Tahima Saiga lighthouse in Naha, the same Meiji 29 (1896) 11 According to the 11th Annual Report of the Ministry of Communications, Meiji 29, the completion of the Temarahara lighthouse was completed on September 30th, 18th Meiji era, this Tsinkajima lighthouse will be on September 15th, 18th Meiji 29 As it is written, the Tsinkajima lighthouse will be the first lighthouse to be completed in Okinawa. " According to the "Toyo Lighthouse Table" published by the Navy Ministry of Waterways Bureau by the Naval Ministry of Waterways Bureau, "Region: Okinawa / Lighthouse Tsuna: Tsushijima / Installation Site / South Island of Shimano Top / Northern latitude: 26 ° 14 '/ Eastern longitude: 127 ° 57' / Number of lamps: 1 / Lamp color: White lamina / Lighting quality: Fixed / rotating or Honlight period: ..
Selector Jonathon   [Mar 31, 2018 at 11:14 AM]
location needs correction
mitko   [Mar 31, 2018 at 01:14 PM]
Yep, fixed.

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