Autoridad Portuaria de Santa Cruz de Tenerife
The original Fuencaliente, it means hot fountains, lighthouse still stands near the new one.
Tower Height: 79
Height of Focal Plane: 118
Characteristic and Range: Three white flashes every 18 miles, visible for 14 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White round tower with two red bands.
This light is operational
1903: Grey stone tower and building, 50 feet tall.
Date Established: 1903
Date Present Tower Built: ?
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only?
Located at the very southernmost tip of La Palma. Reached by a narrow road from a turn-off at Los Canarios. This road is a loop and you can get back to LF1 via the lighthouses and Fuencaliente town.
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