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Postby sunfish » Sat Feb 15, 2014 6:56 pm


Green Island lighthouse compound, Hongkong,
built in 1875,
http://www.flickr.com/photos/7892550@N03/4863001084/
http://www.amo.gov.hk/en/monuments_86.php

Green Island Lighthouse, Myanmar,
built in 1903,
http://leuchttuerme-koehler.de/leuchtturm_851.html

Green Island Lighthouse, Taiwan,
built in 1939,
http://www.flickr.com/photos/randomwire/8483484165/
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Postby sunfish » Sat Feb 15, 2014 6:58 pm


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Postby sunfish » Sat Feb 15, 2014 6:59 pm


continue,

Green Island Lighthouse, Nova Scotia, Canada,
http://www.lighthousefriends.com/light.asp?ID=1658

Green Island Lighthouse, OH, USA,
http://www.lighthousefriends.com/light.asp?ID=275

Green Island Lighthouse, WI, USA,
http://www.lighthousefriends.com/light.asp?ID=632
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Postby sunfish » Sat Feb 15, 2014 7:37 pm


in case of you are American,
the Taiwan Green Island Lighthouse is worth tourism,

Lyudao Lighthouse, built in 1939,
http://www.flickr.com/photos/randomwire/8483484165/

was financed by public donation through the American Red Cross,
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NRbP5pBpAZI
The Wreck of the SS President Hoover,
http://www.takaoclub.com/hoover/wreck.htm

during the WWII, US bomber come to here, bombing the lighthouse,
the current tower was rebuilt in 1948,
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Postby island » Sat Feb 15, 2014 8:08 pm


Interesting design of the old granite Hong Kong lighthouse.

Image


The new tower has some unusual attachments, the panes surrounding the gallery.
http://www.panoramio.com/photo_explorer#view=photo&position=29&with_photo_id=8642528&order=date_desc&user=1396788
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