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Name: Cape Jervis Lighthouse  

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Nearest Town or City:
Adelaide, , Australia

Location: Lands End, Fleurieu Peninsula, south coast of Australia.

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Photo: Courtesy of Michel Forand

Managing Organization:
Australian Maritime Safety Authority


Tower Height: 59

Height of Focal Plane: 75

Characteristic and Range: 4 white flashes every 20 seconds, visible for 18 nautical miles.

Description of Tower: Square concrete tower with white lantern, wider at the top than at the base.

This light is operational

Earlier Towers?
1871: White round stone tower with a focal plane of 74 feet.

Date Established: 1871

Date Present Tower Built: 1972

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

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