Sanibel Island


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

 

International Designation Number:

J3086

 

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

 

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

Notes:

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.