The lighthouse Norderney (official name: Big Norderneyer lighthouse)  is approximately in the middle of the East Frisian island of Norderney on an approximately 10 m high dune  immediately north of the island airfield. The lighthouse was built in the years 1871 to 1874 and is an active navigational aids from the mainland coast of Lower Saxony. With a tower height of 54.6 m above sea level. NN (overall height with a lantern close to 60 m), he is lead architecturally noteworthy, while the tallest building in the island and is used for navigation as a navigation control point, a landmark and a guide.  253 steps to a fenced gallery passage around the spire.  mean diameter of the tower is 6.45 meters. The tower with the international order assigned number B 1054 is one of the Waterways and Shipping Administration of the Federal Republic of Germany (WSV), (ESC) on the outskirts of Emden. To the Lighthouse is also a 1871-1874 built two-story keeper's house and machinery, in which up to the 50s of the 20th Century, a telegraph station was located. Source: Wikepedia
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