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Falkland Islands / Port Stanley Area / Cape Pembroke Lighthouse
Ex G1352 / ARLHS FAL-001

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By William Wilkins, brought pre-fab from London.
First lit 1855.
Relocated and rebuilt on a new foundation 1906/07. In that years the task was taken over by a lightvessel.
Out of service since the Argentine invasion in 1982.
At this location stands a low, solar powered light since 1987.

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Album name:Hans de Graaf / British territories in Atlantic
Rating (2 votes):55555(Show details)
Current status (active, not active, museum etc):Inactive since 1982 (Argentine invasion)
Construction details (year of built, shape etc):1854/55
Height of the tower, m:18
Coordinates (in any format):-51.681826,-57.720258
Displayed:450 times
Date added:Sep 22, 2013
DateTime Original:2013:09:22 11:11:00
Keywords:Falkland islands ; United Kingdom ; Atlantic ocean
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