Water and Shipping Authority Lübeck
This lighthouse was covered in concrete plates and was painted with a central black band in 1970. The old lantern removed from the tower is at a marina in Wentorf. It is reportedly used as a storage room by the local fishermen, and is in a state of disrepair.
Tower Height: 82
Height of Focal Plane: 95
Characteristic and Range: Alternating three second white, red and green flashes, visible for 16 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Conical white tower with central black band.
This light is operational
1807: 53-foot tower.
Date Established: 1807
Date Present Tower Built: 1865
Date Automated: 1969
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Yes.