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
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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