lighthouse Hjortens Udde

Lighthouse Hjortens Udde in June 2007 at the west shore of the Vänern lake, about 40 kilometres northwest of Vänersborg. The lighthouse as a sight of this district is very good maintened and there are some informations about the history of the lighthouse. Since 1993 there is also a correction-station for the DGPS-system.

lighthouse Hjortens Udde
(works since 1852, automated in 1954, height of tower 15 m, height of fire 18 m, range of light 13.5 sm, characteristic [Fl W 5s] one flash every five seconds, int. No.: C 0415.18)
coordinates (GPS): 5838'18.3''N - 1239'59.8''E
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