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Name: Esposende Light   Map it!

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Nearest Town or City:
Esposende, , Portugal

Location: Mouth of Cavado River, northern coast of Portugal.

Managing Organization:
Lighthouse Service, Naval Department

This light station is partially located inside Forte São João Baptista.

Tower Height: 49

Height of Focal Plane: 65

Characteristic and Range: White flash every five seconds, visible for 21 nautical miles.

Description of Tower: Red conical cast iron tower.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1866

Date Present Tower Built: 1922

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? Grounds only.

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