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Name: Toftir Light   Map it!

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Also known as: Tofte Light

Nearest Town or City:
Toftir, , Faroe Islands

Location: Near southern end of Eysteroy.

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Managing Organization:
Royal Danish Administration of Navigation and Hydrography

Tower Height: 22

Height of Focal Plane: 42

Characteristic and Range: Occulting once every 5 seconds; range 14 (white) and 11 (red and green) nautical miles.

Description of Tower: White cylindrical cast-iron tower with red band.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1893

Date Present Tower Built: 1893

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? Grounds only.

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