The lighthouse Ponta da Piedade, this picture was taken in February 2008, stands at a tip in the south of Lagos.
Because of rare ground there had to be destroyed a church for the building of the lighthouse. Near the lighthouse a stair exists
to get down to the sea level in this karst surrounding.
(Works since July 1st, 1913, 1998 automated,
height of building 5 m, height of fire 51 m,
range of light white 20 sm,
characteristic [Fl W 7s] one flash every seven seconds,
int. No.: D 2174)
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coordinates (GPS): 37°04'48.4''N - 08°40'10.7''W