Cape Hotham Lighthouse

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History

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Emery Point

Emery Point

Emery Point
Allen Ave, Larrakeyah NT 0820, Australia

Emery Point

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Cape Hotham

Cape Hotham

Cape Hotham
Hotham NT 0822, Australia

Cape Hotham

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Cape Don

Cape Don

Cape Don
Araru Point, Cobourg NT 0822, Australia

Cape Don

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Technical Details

First Exhibited1928
StatusActive
LocationLat: 12° 02.7830' S Long: 131° 17.3720' E
Original Optic
Current OpticChance Bros 400mm f.r., 360 deg catadioptric drum.
DemannedBuilt as an unmanned light
ConstructionWhite metal framework tower and Chance Bros 7'1" lantern with curved glazing. Size 3 GRP hut at base.
Height16 m
Elevation17 m
RangeNominal: White 12 nm Red 9 nm
Geographical: 13 nm
CharacterFl. W. (3) in 15 secs with red sector
IntensityWhite: 5,200 cd Red: 1,000 cd
Light Source12V 35W C8 Halogen
Power SourceSolar Conversion 19/9/86
OperatorAMSA
NotesAs as July 2013

  NB: Information is historical data and is not for navigational purposes.

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Keepers

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Access

The tower is not open to the public.

Site Access

The lighthouse groundsma.

Tours

No tours are available.

Accommodation

No lighthouse accommodation is available

Museum

Theeepers cottages and is close to the tower.

Friends Group

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