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Strait Sunda / Java / Cikoneng Lighthouse

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Built by the Nederlands Indisch Gouvernement in 1855.
Destroyed by tsunami after exploding of the Krakatua vulcano. 2 years later was the presant tower build. One of her old names was Vierde Punt Vuurtoren.
Picture 1919-1926 Tropenmuseum Amsterdam.

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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:2009:03:18 10:03:37
Keywords:Java ; Indonesia ; Sunda Strait ; Historic
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