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Name: Cape Jaffa Lighthouse  

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Nearest Town or City:
Kingston, SA, , Australia

Location: Originally Margaret Brock Reef off Cape Jaffa, South Australia.

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Photo: Kelly White

Managing Organization:
National Trust of South Australia


Contact Address Information:
P.O. Box 8147
Station Arcade
Adelaide, SA 5000

In 1973 this lighthouse was replaced by the Robe Lighthouse. It was dismantled at its offshore location and reassembled in Kingston, where it now serves as a museum.

Tower Height: 135

Description of Tower: Red iron skeletal tower with central cylinder, white lantern, and integral living quarters; originally on screwpile foundation.

This light is not operational

Date Established: 1872

Date Present Tower Built: 1872

Tower Moved?

Date Deactivated: 1973

Current Use: Museum.

Open To Public? Yes.

The museum is open on holidays and by appointment; call (08) 8767-2979.

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