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Melbourne / Point Lonsdale Lighthouse

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Built in 1902 to replace a wooden lighthouse at this spot, dating back to 1863. The old tower was still standing for 10 more years until it was cut up for firewood.

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Album name:Hans de Graaf / AU - Victoria
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Active
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):1902
Height of the tower, m:21 Focal plane elevation above sea level, m:37
Light Description (light sectors, colour of the light, number of flashes etc):Group long flashing, period 15s, 2 flashes, 2s flash, 2s eclipse, 266-272 white, 272-325 red, 325-342.8 green, 342.8-69 white, 69-110 red, 110-266 no light
Range, nm:white 12 nm, red 10 nm, green 10 nm
Any other comments:Horn(2) 30s. SS(Port Control)
Coordinates (in any format):38 17.5230 S 144 36.8340 E
Displayed:221 times
Date added:Aug 25, 2012
DateTime Original:2007:12:18 10:26:11
Keywords:Australia ; Victoria ; Melbourne ; Bass strait
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