lighthouse Dunkerque

Lighthouse Dunkerque (Phare du Risban) in May 2004. The tower was unfortunately closed during our visit, but when it's open 276 steps are to go to the top.

the history of the lighthousees
(works since Mai 1st 1843, height of building 55 m, height of fire 63 m, range of light white 26 sm, characteristic [Fl(2) W 10s] two flashes every ten seconds, int. No.: A 1114)
coordinates (GPS) : 5102'57.7''N - 0221'52.9''E
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