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Name: Contis-les-Bains Light   Map it!

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Also known as: Contis Light

Nearest Town or City:
Contis-Plage, , France

Location: North of entrance to le Courant de Contis, Atlantic Ocean.

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Photo: Roger Swanston

Tower Height: 138

Height of Focal Plane: 164

Characteristic and Range: Four white flashes every 25 seconds.

Description of Tower: White round tower, black diagonal stripes.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1863

Date Present Tower Built: 1863

Date Automated: 1999

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? Grounds only.

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