Vuurtoren Schiermonnikoog (Lighthouse Schiermonnikoog)

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Erik van den Ham on March 1, 2010

North tower (Schiermonnikoog)

The "North tower (lighthouse) on Schiermonnikoog.

Place: Schiermonnikoog

Construction: started in 1853

Opening: in 1854

Architect: H.G. Jansen & A. of Rhyn

Monument: Yes, since 1980


Height 37 m

Colour: Red

Material: Brick and stone building material


Light Pattern: 4 flares per 20 seconds

Stroke: 55.5 m above sea level

Luminousity intensity cd 2500000

Range: 28 (sea)miles

Radar : Yes, since 1979

Staffed: 24 hours a day

The lighthouse on the Dutch Wadden Island Schiermonnikoog has no official name, but is identified as the North Tower. The second tower, the former lighthouse of Schiermonnikoog,as the South Tower.

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Chris10 © on March 3, 2010

Hij blijft mooi hè, die toren. De mijne zit nog in een fotoalbum (analoog).

Tjuus, Christien.

annanz on March 4, 2010

A great looking lighthouse Erik.

Nico Huising on March 5, 2010

Mooi vastgelegd Erik, hier ben ik ook al regelmatig op het fietsje langsgekomen. Blijft mooi om te zien deze vuurtoren.

Groetjes Nico

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