Osteriff beacon

The Osteriff beacon by the WSA Cuxhaven in March 2002. Till 1980 it was direction light by the reef "Osteriff" in the river Elbe and from 1975 till 1982 it was also a cross light. Nearby the entrance of the WSA Cuxhaven the lightship Elbe 1 has also its last place.

(direction-, cross light, worked from 1926 till 1982, height of building 13 m, height of fire 11 m, range of light white 9 sm - green 6 sm, characteristic [Oc WG 6s] one occultation every six seconds, int. No.: B 1406)
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