Construction of the church of Portbail began in 1026.
Tower Height: 115
Height of Focal Plane: 65
Characteristic and Range: Occluding white light, one flash every 4 seconds, visible for 9 miles.
Description of Tower: Belfry of Eglise Notre-Dame in Portbail.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1859
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Yes (church).
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