This was the first cast-iron lighthouse in Norway.
Tower Height: 108
Height of Focal Plane: 152
Characteristic and Range: Three white flashes every 30 seconds; range 19 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Conical cast iron tower, red with central white band.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1854
Date Present Tower Built: 1854
Date Automated: 1989
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Yes.
The lighthouse is accessible by road from Eigersund. There is parking and a strenuous path to the lighthouse. Open Sundays in July, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Mapquest URL: Click here to get a map to this lighthouse!