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Name: Bugio Light   Map it!

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Also known as: Farol do Torre do Bugio

Also known as: Fort Bugio Light

Nearest Town or City:
Oerias, , Portugal

Location: On a small island at mouth of Tagus River.

Managing Organization:
Lighthouse Service, Naval Department.

This lighthouse has been recently restored.

Tower Height: 46

Height of Focal Plane: 92

Characteristic and Range: Flashing green every 5 seconds, visible for 9 nautical miles.

Description of Tower: White cylindrical tower with red lantern on top of circular fort.

This light is operational

Date Established: c. 1600s

Date Present Tower Built: 1775

Date Automated: 1981

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? No.

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