Autoridad Portuaria de Gijón
Tower Height: 59
Height of Focal Plane: 385
Characteristic and Range: Three white flashes every 15 seconds; range 35 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Unpainted octagonal stone tower with silver lantern; attached to three-story dwelling.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1852
Date Present Tower Built: 1929
Optics: First-order Fresnel lens (Barbier, Bénard and Turenne).
Fog Signal: Siren, Morse code "P"
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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