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Seal Point Lighthouse, Cape St Francis, Humansdorp District

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Post date: 07/08/2012
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History: The Cape St Francis lighthouse, a cylindrical structure which stands on a rock foundation, is one of the highest lighthouses in South Africa and is from a navigational point of view very important to shipping. Building commenced in 1876 and was completed in 1878. The tower and the original two lighthouse keepers’ houses form a unique architectural complex.
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Construction Date: 1876-1878
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Bibliography archive: Lighthouses of South Africa, p. 15
 
 

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