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Hercules Tower

General Information

Completion: 110
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Column
Function / usage: Lighthouse
Material: Load-bearing masonry tower

Location

Location: , , ,
Coordinates: 43° 23' 9.00" N    8° 24' 24.00" W

Technical Information

Dimensions

Initial construction
height 36 m
dimensions at base 18 m x 18 m
Renovation
height ca. 50 m
dimensions at base ca. 20 m x 20 m

Materials

walls stone

Notes

This is the only functioning antique lighthouse.

Participants

Architecture
Renovation (-1791)
Architecture

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20002462
  • Date created
    02/12/2001
  • Last Update
    16/05/2015