Kronborg


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Source of Image:
Date of Image: Unknown

 

International Designation Number:

C1908

 

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Construction:
Date of Establishment: 1772
Date Light First Lit: 1772
Designer
Is structure still operating? Yes.
Characteristic White, Red or Green light depending on direction, occulting twice every 6sec.

Notes:

The light crowns the northeastern tower of the castle, called the Dronningens Tårn (Queen's Tower).

A light was first placed in a window of the tower in 1772.

A lantern was added to the tower in 1800, and in 1842 Denmark's first Fresnel lens was installed.