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Name: Ventspils South Mole Light  

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Nearest Town or City:
Ventspils, , Latvia

Location: West coast of Latvia, Baltic Sea.

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Photo: Courtesy of Michel Forand

Managing Organization:
Maritime Administration of Latvia.

The city of Venspils was known as Windau in German.

Tower Height: 36

Height of Focal Plane: 45

Characteristic and Range: Two green flashes every 3 seconds, visible for 3 nautical miles.

Description of Tower: White, round concrete tower with a green lantern.

This light is operational

Earlier Towers?
1870: White, conical iron tower, 33 feet tall.

Date Established: 1870

Date Present Tower Built: ?

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

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