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Name: Ile de Sein Light   Map it!

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Nearest Town or City:
Ile-de-Sein, , France

Location: West point of Ile de Sein, Finistère.

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Photo: Theo Jordaan
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Managing Organization:
Bureau des Phares et Balises

Tower Height: 167

Height of Focal Plane: 161

Characteristic and Range: Four white flashes every 25 seconds.

Description of Tower: Round concrete tower on dwelling; upper portion black, lower portion white.

This light is operational

Earlier Towers?
1839: 141-foot stone tower, destroyed during WWII on Aug. 4, 1944.

Date Established: 1839

Date Present Tower Built: 1952

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? Grounds only.

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