Autoridad Portuaria de Avilés
This lighthouse was originally octagonal in shape; it was encased in a round outer shell in 1962.
Tower Height: 33
Height of Focal Plane: 72
Characteristic and Range: Three white flashes (2+1 pattern) every 19 seconds; range 18 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White cylindrical stone tower with silver lantern; attached to one-story dwelling.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1859
Date Present Tower Built: 1859
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
The island can be reached on foot via a jetty.
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