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Name: Adra Light (new)   Map it!

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Nearest Town or City:
Adra, , Spain

Location: Almería province, south coast of Spain, Mediterranean Sea.

Managing Organization:
Autoridad Portuaria de Almería

Tower Height: 85

Height of Focal Plane: 161

Characteristic and Range: Three white flashes every 10.5 seconds; range 18 nautical miles.

Description of Tower: Cylindrical concrete tower with red and white bands.

This light is operational

Earlier Towers?
1883: 43-foot hexagonal wooden tower near mouth of Río Adra; destroyed in storm in 1899. 1899: Cylindrical stone tower attached to dwelling (still standing).

Date Established: 1883

Date Present Tower Built: 1986

Current Use: Active aid to navigation.

Open To Public? Grounds only.

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