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Lange Jaap

Den Helder, The Netherlands

For almost a hundred years this was the tallest lighthouse in the the Netherlands until the lighthouse of the Maasvlakte was build in 1974.

Number: B 0858
Build: 1877-1878
Construction: cast iron
Height: 55.5m

Canon EOS 20D ,Canon EF 75-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM
1/640s f/9.0 at 170.0mm iso200 full exif

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Victoria21-Dec-2006 21:03
Nice catch . love this explanation soooo much, glad to know history !Cheers