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Near this lighthouse are the ruins of the Apollo Aleo temple, built in the 5th century.
Tower Height: 89
Height of Focal Plane: 102
Characteristic and Range: Two white flashes every 10 seconds; range 16 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: Octagonal white masonry tower attached to dwelling.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1896
Date Present Tower Built: 1896
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
Mapquest URL: Click here to get a map to this lighthouse!
Keepers: Sestito Francesco (c. 1970 - 1990s)