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Name: Muckle Flugga Lighthouse  

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Nearest Town or City:
Burrafirth, , United Kingdom

Location: Northernmost point of the British Isles, Shetland Islands, off north coast of Scotland.

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Managing Organization:
Northern Lighthouse Board


Tower Height: 66

Height of Focal Plane: 217

Characteristic and Range: Two white flashes every 20 seconds, visible for 25 nautical miles.

Description of Tower: White conical tower.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1854

Date Present Tower Built: 1854

Date Automated: 1995

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? No.


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