Swedish National Maritime Administration
The cast-iron upper portion of this tower was added to the lower stone portion in 1868. The island is within the Hållöarkipelagen Naturreservat, a nature reserve.
Tower Height: 66
Height of Focal Plane: 131
Characteristic and Range: White flash every 12 seconds; range 21 nautical miles.
Description of Tower: White cylindrical stone tower topped by red conical cast-iron section, black lantern.
This light is operational
Date Established: 1842
Date Present Tower Built: 1842
Current Use: Active aid to navigation.
Open To Public? Grounds only.
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