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Round Hill Point

The short Round Hill Point lighthouse overlooks the harbour at Burnie on Tasmania's north west coast.

The lighthouse was never manned, but is still an interesting light with a beautiful Chance Bros. lens.

       
       

Technical/Historical Details
Technical / Historical Details
Nearest Town Burnie  Height - Elevation 6.7m (22ft) - 30.5m (100ft) 
Lat/Long: 4103.9 14557.7  Lantern Chance 7 feet 11 inch dia 
Construction Square concrete tower, white lantern  Lens Chance 400 mm focal radius 210  
Built 1923  Character Fl.W.R. period 5s 
First Lit 1923  Range NM 18W 14R  
Automated mains 1980     
De-activated   Open No 
Architect   Access Road 
Reference 7020 K 3535  Accommodation No 
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