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Name: Akmenrags Light  

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Nearest Town or City:
Akmenrags, , Latvia

Location: North of Liepaja, Baltic Sea.

Managing Organization:
Maritime Administration of Latvia

The village of Akmenrags is said to have only three families, all of them employed at the lighthouse. The lighthouse was known in German as Steinort.

Tower Height: 125

Height of Focal Plane: 125

Characteristic and Range: Two white flashes every 7.5 seconds.

Description of Tower: Red, conical stone tower.

This light is operational

Earlier Towers?
1879: Temporary light. 1889: Red and white wooden tower. 1911: Stone tower, destroyed in WWI.

Date Established: 1879

Date Present Tower Built: 1921

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? Yes.

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