Autoridad Portuaria de Bilbao
The present structure is at least the fourth lighthouse built here.
Tower Height: 26
Height of Focal Plane: 276
Characteristic and Range: Three white flashes every 8 seconds,
Description of Tower: Unpainted cylindrical stone tower with gray lantern.
This light is operational
1782: Round tower on Fuerte (fort) de la Galea. 1852: 41-foot tower on fort. 1905: 25-foot tower, focal plane 242 feet.
Date Established: 1782
Date Present Tower Built: 1950
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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