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Saint Augustine Lighthouse

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Identification

Saint Augustine Lighthouse
325929

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Structure in General

lighthouse
existing [completed]
masonry

Usages

observatory
museum

Facts

  • The Lighthouse has 219 steps that lead to the observation deck.
  • It took three years to build the lighthouse due to a shortage of manpower and funds at the time.
  • The lighthouse is constructed of Alabama brick and Philadelphia iron.
  • The lighthouse has the distinction of being St. Augustine's oldest surviving brick structure.
  • The lighthouse lens consists of 370 hand-cut glass prisms arranged in a beehive shape ascending feet in height and having six feet in diameter.

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Location

81 Lighthouse Avenue
81 Lighthouse Avenue
32080
St. Augustine
Florida
U.S.A.

Technical Data

165.00 ft
1874

Features & Amenities

  • National landmark
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