Cooper / Durban Bluff

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Source of Image: Peter de Groot (South Africa)
Date of Image: April 27th, 2014


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Latitude 29 56' 05" S
Longitude 31 00' 15" E
Body of water


Date of Establishment: 1953
Date Light First Lit: 1953
Is structure still operating? Yes.
Characteristic White flash every 10sec.


This Lighthouse was commissioned on July 31st, 1953. It has a range of 26miles. It stands 26m high, constructed of concrete.

It is almost identical to the Umhlanga Lighthouse, and was built to replace the Bluff Lighthouse which was built in 1867 and demolished in 1942.