Stangholmen Light

"Risør, Norway"


Built: 1855
Decommissioned: 1959

"Located at the entrance to the harbor at Risør, along the southeast coast of Norway, this 9.1 m (30 ft) tall light is attached to what is now a restaurant. When in use, the light was 10.4 m (34 ft) above sea level and had a range of 8.5 nautical miles."



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