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Name: Wenwei Zhou Light   Map it!

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Also known as: Gap Rock Light

Also known as: Wenweizhou Light

Nearest Town or City:
Stanley (Hong Kong), , China, People's Republic of

Location: On island about 40 miles southwast of Stanley, South China Sea.

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Photo: Courtesy of John Coleman

This lighthouse was badly damaged by a typhoon in October 1893 but was soon relit.

Height of Focal Plane: 142

Characteristic and Range: Flashing white every 6 seconds.

Description of Tower: White round tower attached to dwelling.

This light is not operational

Date Established: 1892

Date Present Tower Built: 1892?

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

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