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Name: El Rompido Light (new)   Map it!

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Also known as: Rompido de Cartaya Light

Nearest Town or City:
El Rompido, , Spain

Location: Huelva Coast, Andalusia.

Managing Organization:
Autoridad Portuaria de Huelva

This lighthouse was built in 1975 next to the original, shorter 1861 tower, which still stands (see separate entry).

Tower Height: 95

Height of Focal Plane: 141

Characteristic and Range: 2 white flashes every 10 seconds, visible for 24 nautical miles.

Description of Tower: Cylindrical tower with red band.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1861

Date Present Tower Built: 1975

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? No.

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