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Name: Finngrundet Light   Map it!

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Nearest Town or City:
Gåvle (Gaavle), , Sweden

Location: About 40 miles ENE of Gåvle (Gaavle), Gulf of Bothnia.

Managing Organization:
Swedish National Maritime Administration

This light replaced the Lightship Finngrundet, which is now at the Vasa Museum in Stockholm.

Tower Height: 81

Height of Focal Plane: 78

Characteristic and Range: Two white flashes every 10 seconds; range 12 (white) and 9 (red) nautical miles.

Description of Tower: Red cylindrical tower with black stripe on gray base; helipad on top.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1969

Date Present Tower Built: 1969

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? No.

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