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Strait Sunda / Java / Cikoneng Lighthouse

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Picture Tropenmuseum Amsterdam 1933. One of her original names was Vierde Punt Vuurtoren.
Picture can not been straightened, when doing so the towertop will be lost.
Built in 1855, destroyed by tsunami on 27-08-1883 when the Krakatau vulcano exploded. Two years after the present tower was built.

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Album name:Hans de Graaf / Indonesia
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Active
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):1855 / 1885
Height of the tower, m:58 Focal plane elevation above sea level, m:60
Light Description (light sectors, colour of the light, number of flashes etc):Group flashing, 2 flashes in 29s, flash 0.4s, eclipse 6.6s, white
Range, nm:19 nm
Any other comments:Obscured when bearing more than 216°
Coordinates (in any format):6 4.3154 S 105 53.1470 E
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Date added:Jan 26, 2013
DateTime Original:2013:01:26 16:42:04
Keywords:Java ; Indonesia ; Sunda Strait ; Historic
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