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Punta Ninfas Light (Faro Punta Ninfas)
Puerto Madryn, Argentina

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General Information
Date Established: 1916
Date Present Tower Built: 1971
Height of Tower: 36 ft.
Height of Focal Plane: 400 ft.


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Open to Public?: Grounds only

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Argentina's Servicio Hidrografia de Naval has an excellent website that lists the individual lighthouses that dot Argentina's shores.

Faro Punta Ninfas or the Punta Ninfas lighthouse was originally a skeletal tower that was replaced by a 36 foot tall yellow and black plastic cylindrical light in 1971. The light can be seen for a distance of 11 nautical miles.

Submitted by: lighthousephoto Date posted: Sun Mar 22, 2009 Views: 1717