Svenner Lighthouse

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Svenner Lighthouse
Svenner Fyr
Svenner.jpg
Svenner Lighthouse
Svenner Lighthouse is located in Vestfold
Svenner Lighthouse
Vestfold
Location Larvik
Vestfold
Norway
Coordinates 58°58′20″N 10°08′40″E / 58.972222°N 10.144444°E / 58.972222; 10.144444
Year first constructed 1874 (first)
Year first lit 1900 (current)
Automated 2003
Construction cast iron tower
Tower shape cylindrical tower with balcony and lantern
Markings / pattern dark red tower and lantern
Height 18.7 metres (61 ft)
Focal height 40 metres (130 ft)
Current lens 1st order Fresnel lens
Intensity 101,700 cd
Range 17.8 nmi (33.0 km; 20.5 mi)
Characteristic Oc WR 10s.
Admiralty number B2578
NGA number 0816
ARLHS number NOR-044
Norway number NF-0417
Managing agent Svenner Fyrstasjon[1]
Heritage cultural property Edit this on Wikidata

Svenner Lighthouse (Norwegian: Svenner fyr) is a coastal lighthouse in the municipality of Larvik in Vestfold, Norway. It was first lit in 1874 on the archipelago Svenner. The current tower was built in 1900. The lighthouse was listed as a protected site in 1997, and was automated in 2003.[2][3]

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  1. ^ Svenner Lighthouse The Lighthouse Directory. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Retrieved March 9, 2016
  2. ^ Godal, Anne Marit (ed.). "Svenner fyr". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Norsk nettleksikon. Retrieved 26 January 2012. 
  3. ^ "Svenner fyrstasjon" (in Norwegian). Norsk Fyrhistorisk Forening. Retrieved 26 January 2012. 

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Coordinates: 58°58′20″N 10°08′40″E / 58.97222°N 10.14444°E / 58.97222; 10.14444