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A Lighthouse of Portugal

PT 121 Capelinhos
latitude 38° 35' 47.3" N
longitude 28° 49' 32.9" W

Built to mark the western tip of Faial, the lighthouse was swamped by volcanic ash in a volcanic eruption that began on September 16, 1957. Located about 2 km northwest of Capelo. ARLHS # AZO-033


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