Murmansk Memorial Lighthouse

Russia - Murmansk Lighthouse

 

Murmansk Memorial Lighthouse
another view here

Murmansk MemorialDate unknown. Approx. 28 m (92 ft) hexagonal cylindrical tower with lantern and two galleries, painted with red and white horizntal bands. Evgeniy Lazarev’s photo is at right, Anastasia Kharkacheva has a fine photo, Lightphotos.net has a closeup photo, Austin Charron has also posted a good photo, and Google has a satellite view. This lighthouse is a memorial to seamen lost at sea in the Arctic. Located high on a hill above the city, it has no navigational value, but it deserves special mention as the only lighthouse in the Murmansk area readily accessible to tourists. Site open, tower status unknown but probably open. -The Lighthouse Directory

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