Water and Shipping Authority Lübeck
After this light was discontinued in 2000, the 50 foot tower was dismantled and moved to the grounds of the Water and Shipping Authority in Wismar, Haffeld. Only a small portion of the lower skeletal portion of the original tower was retained when it was reassembled in its new location.
Characteristic and Range: Oc (2) WRG 12 s
Description of Tower: White round tower with two galleries; lower part is open square skeletal framework; lantern roof green.
This light is operational
1859: Unlit wooden 34-foot beacon. 1870: Beacon raised in height to 48 feet. 1888: New daybeacon. 1906: Wooden lighthouse.
Date Established: 1938
Date Present Tower Built: 1938
Date Deactivated: 2000
Date Automated: 1978
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.