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Name: Bastia Jetée du Dragon Light   Map it!

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Nearest Town or City:
Bastia, , France

Location: Corsica; NE side of the island; southeast side of the entrance to Bastia's Vieux Port (Old Port).

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Photo: Courtesy of Michel Forand
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Tower Height: 43

Height of Focal Plane: 52

Characteristic and Range: Four white flashes every 12 seconds, visible for 14 miles (red sector: 11 miles).

Description of Tower: White masonry tower with a red band, red lantern and gallery, on a round base.

This light is operational

Earlier Towers?
1861: Candelabra-type cast-iron structure.

Date Established: 1861

Date Present Tower Built: 1904

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? Grounds only.

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