Royal Danish Administration of Navigation and Hydrography/Hanstholm Kommune
This lighthouse was largely rebuilt and raised in height in 1889.
Tower Height: 75
Height of Focal Plane: 213
Characteristic and Range: Three white flashes every 20 seconds; range 26 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Octagonal stone tower; lantern roof is red.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1843
Date Present Tower Built: 1843
Optics: First-order Fresnel lens (1889).
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Yes.
The buildings at this light station house a museum of local history.
Mapquest URL: Click here to get a map to this lighthouse!