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Date of issue: 2007-01-01
Elevation (meters): -1
Structure height (meters): -1
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Date of construction: -1
Date of issue: 2007-01-01
Name of lighthouse: Capelinhos
Country of lighthouse: Azores
Elevation (meters): 20
Structure height (meters): -1
Range (miles): -1
Date of construction: 1903
Remarks: inactive since 1957. Built to mark the western tip of Faial, the lighthouse was swamped by volcanic ash in a volcanic eruption that began on 16 September 1957. The first floor of the building remains buried in ash. The eruption area is protected as a regi