Murray Harbour Range Lights

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Murray Harbour Range Rear Light
Murray Harbour Range Lights is located in Prince Edward Island
Murray Harbour Range Lights
Prince Edward Island
Location Beach Point
Prince Edward Island
Canada
Coordinates 46°00′52.0″N 62°29′33.0″W / 46.014444°N 62.492500°W / 46.014444; -62.492500
Year first constructed 1869 (first)
Year first lit 1879 (current)
Construction wooden tower
Tower shape square tower with balcony and lantern
Markings / pattern white tower with a red vertical range line, red lantern
Height 13.6 metres (45 ft)
Focal height 17.8 metres (58 ft)
Range 10 nautical miles (19 km; 12 mi)[1]
Characteristic F R
Admiralty number H0954.1
CHS number CCG 965
NGA number 8144
ARLHS number CAN-329
Managing agent Canadian Coast Guard[2]
Murray Harbour Range Front Light
Location Beach Point
Prince Edward Island
Canada
Coordinates 46°01′17.8″N 62°28′41.9″W / 46.021611°N 62.478306°W / 46.021611; -62.478306
Year first constructed 1869 (first)
Year first lit 1879 (current)
Deactivated 2010-2011
Construction wooden tower
Tower shape square tower with lantern
Markings / pattern white tower with a red vertical range line, red trim
Height 7.2 metres (24 ft)
Focal height 6.3 metres (21 ft)
Range 10 nautical miles (19 km; 12 mi)[3]
Characteristic F R
Admiralty number H0954
CHS number CCG 964
NGA number 8140
ARLHS number CAN-328
Managing agent Canadian Coast Guard[4]

The Murray Harbour Range Lights are a set of range lights near Murray_Harbour,_Prince_Edward_Island, Canada. They were built in 1879, and are still active.[5]

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  1. ^ Lighthouses of Prince Edward Lighthouses
  2. ^ Rowlett, Russ. "Lighthouses of Canada: Eastern Prince Edward Island". The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved January 9, 2016.
  3. ^ Lighthouses of Prince Edward Island
  4. ^ Rowlett, Russ. "Lighthouses of Canada: Eastern Prince Edward Island". The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved January 9, 2016.
  5. ^ Rowlett, Russ. "Lighthouses of Canada: Eastern Prince Edward Island". The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved August 2, 2009.

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