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Name: Torre Avalos  

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Nearest Town or City:
Augusta, , Italy

Location: Just offshore from the southern tip of Augusta, Golfo di Augusta, east coast of Sicily.

This lighthouse stands on the remains of the Forte d'Avalos, built around 1570. The present lighthouse is the fourth built at the site.

Description of Tower: Cylindrical tower with black and white checkerboard pattern, on remains of fort.

This light is not operational

Date Established: 1570

Date Present Tower Built: 1858

Date Deactivated: 1934

Current Use: Unknown.

Open To Public? No.

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