Tower Height: 61
Height of Focal Plane: 132
Characteristic and Range: White or red light, depending on direction, occulting once every 10 seconds; range 13 (white) and 10 (red) nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Dark red conical cast iron tower.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1874
Date Present Tower Built: 1900
Date Automated: 2003
Fog Signal: Fog cannons from this station are at the Norwegian Maritime Museum.
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Yes.
Tours are available from Stavern; see www.tinyurl.com/e7o78
Mapquest URL: Click here to get a map to this lighthouse!
Nearby Lodging: Overnight accommodations are available in the former keepers' quarters; see www.svenner.info or call + 47 91 37 05 70 or + 47 917 11 973.