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Portland Bill Lighthouse

Portland Bill Lighthouse Isle of Portland England
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$8.95

  

Stock #: 280852
Type: Postcard
Era: Chrome
City: Isle of Portland
Country: England
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Additional Details:
Height: 136 feet to top of lantern. Foundations: 7 feet deep. Built: 103-06. Replaced two earlier structures half a mile inland. The old lighthouse, built 179, now houses a bird observatory. Light: Electric, 3, 370,000 candle power; ranger 18 miles characteristic, group flashing four every 20 seconds. Fog Signal: Diaphone, 3 to 5 second blast every 30 seconds