Sanibel Island

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Source of Image: Karl Agre (USA)
Date of Image: April 27th, 2004


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Latitude 26 27' 10" N
Longitude 82 00 26" W
Body of water Sanibel Island.


Date of Establishment: 1884
Date Light First Lit: 1884
Is structure still operating? Yes. Automated 1949.
Characteristic Two White flashes every 6sec.


First lit in 1884. The tower is 98 feet in height and is located at the southern tip of the island. 

Sanibel Island is a popular vacation spot for the wealthy, and is also known for the wide variety of 

seashells that wash up on the beaches.