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Some Norwegian lights

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Postby LeadingLight » Tue Jul 20, 2010 5:10 am


Back from a holiday in Norway and Sweden. Norway really is an example of lighthouse preservation policy. The keepers dwelling at Tungeness is entirely decorated and equipped in the old style. A pleasant surprise, since I got there coincidental.

Lista Fyr

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Kvassheim Fyr (left the operational light, right the original structure)

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Fjoloy Fyr

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Tungeness Fyr

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More interior photos will follow soon.
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Postby tinypiney » Tue Dec 07, 2010 1:12 pm


I really wish I could go to Norway...it's lighthouses are so pretty!
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Postby CHUCKX53 » Wed Dec 08, 2010 11:06 am


Great shots, Frans....Thanks for posting them. I'll look forward to the Interiors..... :D
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