This building is the control tower for shipping in the Zeegat van Texel, the channel between Texel Island and the mainland.
Tower Height: 59
Height of Focal Plane: 92
Characteristic and Range: Fixed light, visible for 14 nautical miles (white sector) and 11 nautical miles (red sector).
Description of Tower: Square, pyramidal brick tower surmounted by a white, square watchroom.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1948
Date Present Tower Built: 1948
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.