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.