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Name: Nantouar Light   Map it!

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Nearest Town or City:
Louannec, , France

Location: Côtes d'Armor département; about 1/2 mile east of Louannec in the Baie de Perros-Guirec.

This was formerly the front light of the Passe de l'Ouest range, with Kerjean serving as the rear light. The range guided mariners through the west side of the entrance to the bay and harbor of Perros-Guirec. When active, the fixed white light had a focal plane height of 33 feet. It was discontinued in 1976 upon the conversion of the Kerjean Light to a directional light. The building was sold at auction in 1994.

Tower Height: 28

Description of Tower: White round tower, attached to a rectangular white stone house with a blue door and blue awnings. The light was shown though the top window of the tower.

This light is not operational

Date Established: 1860

Date Present Tower Built: 1860

Date Deactivated: 1976

Current Use: Private property.

Open To Public? Grounds only.

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