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Name: Büsum Light  

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Nearest Town or City:
Büsum, , Germany

Location: West side of Büsum's harbor, North Sea.

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Photo: Ronald Wöhrn

Managing Organization:
Water and Shipping Authority Tönning

This lighthouse was painted black until 1952.

Tower Height: 72

Height of Focal Plane: 72

Characteristic and Range: Iso.W.R.G., period 6 seconds.

Description of Tower: Red, conical cast iron tower with a white band, two galleries.

This light is operational

Date Established: 1913

Date Present Tower Built: 1913

Date Automated: 1976

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? Grounds only.


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