Lighthouses and Harbours
Galle Four Gravet
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The Galle Lighthouse (also known as Pointe de Galle Light) is an onshore Lighthouse in Galle, Sri Lanka. It is operated and maintained by the Sri Lanka Ports Authority.
This is Sri Lanka's oldest light station. Year first constructed1848 (first) Year first lit1939 (current) Tower shape cylindrical tower with balcony and lantern Markings/pattern white tower and lantern Tower height 26.5 metres (87 ft) Focal height28 metres (92 ft) Light source mains power.
References & External Links
Sri Lanka The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved 14 November 2016
Lighthouses in Sri Lanka Paperback – 15 September 2010 by Books LLC
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