Autoridad Portuaria de Gijón
Part of the original dwelling burned down in 1946, but the tower survived. The present dwelling was built in 1961.
Tower Height: 26
Height of Focal Plane: 59
Characteristic and Range: White light occulting four times every 15 seconds; range 15 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White octagonal tower with silver lantern; attached to two-story dwelling.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1860
Date Present Tower Built: 1860
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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