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Goose Island

Goose Island Lighthouse was built in 1846 using convict labour. It was converted from oil to acetylene gas in 1931 and demanned.
Goose Island c1891

Technical/Historical Details
Technical / Historical Details
Nearest Town Bass Strait  Height - Elevation 29.9m (98ft) - 36.0m (118ft) 
Lat/Long: 4018.8 14748.1  Lantern First Order, 12' 4" diameter (manufacture unknown)  
Construction White stone tower  Lens 6 vertical panels 300 mm dia. glass parabolic reflectors 
Built 1846  Character Fl.(2)W. period 10s 
First Lit 1846  Range NM 18W  
Automated 1985 Electric     
De-activated   Open No 
Architect   Access Boat 
Reference 6644 K 3600  Accommodation No 
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