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Name: Tjurholmsknappen Light   Map it!

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Also known as: Tjurholmen Light

Nearest Town or City:
Kebal, , Sweden

Location: On island about 2 miles NW of Kebal, SW coast of Sweden.

Managing Organization:
Swedish National Maritime Administration

Tower Height: 13

Height of Focal Plane: 46

Characteristic and Range: Flashing twice every 6 seconds; range 7 (white), 5 (red), and 4 (green) nautical miles.

Description of Tower: White round tower.

This light is operational

Earlier Towers?
1884: White lighthouse. 1895: White house, focal plane 67 feet. 1914: 25-foot concrete tower with black band (still standing, lantern removed).

Date Established: 1884

Date Present Tower Built: 1939

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

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