Cool lighthouses around the world.|
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|The far west point in France.||09/03/2005||476|
|La Torre de Hércules is one of the oldest active lighthouses in the world. It was built by the Romans as a navigation beacon in the 2nd century A.D.||09/03/2005||484|
|Phare de l'Ile Vierge - France.|
Built in 1902, 82.5 m height (270 feet).
|used in the horror movie "THE FOG"||08/25/2005||325|
|Cabrillo National Monument Lighthouse, San Diego, California.|
National Park Service info.
|The great Lighthouse at Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic||08/16/2005||921|
|The first light in 1868 at this location was a light lit on the beach by Hans Martin Hanson. Hanson had purchased acres here and was concerned about ship safety.|
The first official light established by the Lighthouse Service in 1887, was a brass kerosene lantern hung from a post on the side of a barn. Hanson was hired to care for the light and was paid $15 a month for his efforts...
|Located in Browns Point Lighthouse Park, at the entrance to Commencement Bay, Tacoma's port. First lighting was October 26, 1903.||08/08/2005||441|
|Nice Lighthouse in North Carolina (USA)||08/07/2005||586|
|East Point Lighthouse - First lit in 1849. Located at the mouth of the Maurice River. ||08/03/2005||387|
|An old lighthouse in the Bosporus, Istanbul / Turkey.|
Now there's a restaurant inside,