front range St. Margarethen/Scheelenkuhlen

The common front Scheelenkuhlen in May 2002. This steel tower has the function of two front ranges. Together with the rear range St. Margarethen (in the lower picture left in the background) it marks the way downstream the river Elbe and together with the rear range Scheelenkuhlen it shows the ships the way into direction Hamburg.

front range St. Margarethen/Scheelenkuhlen
(front range, works since July 3rd 1979, height of building 23 m, height of fire 20 m, range of light white 18 sm, characteristic [Iso W 8s] four seconds light - four seconds dark, int. No.: B 1454)
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