Lighthouse Eckmühl in May 2004. The lighthouse is open for visitors (the only one during our trip),
307 steps to climb for a nice view.
The picture in the middle shows the whole complex of lighthouse buildings at the tip west of Penmarc'h, from the left:
the semaphore, the church (its tower worked earlier as lighthouse),the old lighthouse Penmarc'h
(today Centre de Découverte Maritime), the new lighthouse.
(works since October 17st 1897,
height of building 65 m, height of fire 60 m,
range of lightwhite 23 sm,
characteristic [Fl W 5s] one flash (0.1 s) every five seconds,
int. No.: D 0890)
coordinates (GPS) : 47°47'54.4''N - 04°22'20.5''W