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FR 332 Pointe de Chauveau
latitude 46° 8' 2" N
longitude 1° 16' 24.6" W

This lighthouse and its neighbor Le Lavardin are two of the first French lighthouses to be built in the open sea, both guard the approach to La Pallice and La Rochelle. Located about 1.2 km off the southeastern point of the Île de Ré. Good views from shore, with good timing it is possible to walk to the lighthouse at low tide. FR 119H ARLHS # FRA-009 (D 1238)

Pointe de Chauveau

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