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Name: San Cristóbal Light (Spain)   Map it!

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Also known as: Punta de San Cristóbal Light

Nearest Town or City:
San Sebastián de la Gomera, , Spain

Location: Eastern tip of La Gomera Island, Canary Islands.

Managing Organization:
Autoridad Portuaria de Santa Cruz de Tenerife


The original tower is still attached to the dwelling, near the active tower.

Tower Height: 49

Height of Focal Plane: 277

Characteristic and Range: Two white flashes every 10 seconds, visible for 20 nautical miles.

Description of Tower: White circular tower with red band and two galleries; dwelling nearby.

This light is operational

Earlier Towers?
e1903: White tower, 19 feet tall, focal plane hight of 241 feet.

Date Established: 1903

Date Present Tower Built: ?

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? Grounds only?

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