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Ponta do Cintrão - Faróis de Portugal

Hidden : 08/17/2008
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Geocache Description:

Faróis de Portugal / Lighthouses in Portugal

Mapa dos Faróis em Portugal
Portuguese Lighthouses Map

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Informações genéricas / Generic Informations

Objectivo / Goal

Outras Caches em Faróis / Others Caches on Lighthouses

Origem dos Faróis / Origin of Lighthouses

Os Faróis em Portugal / Lighthouses in Portugal

Farol da Ponta do Cintrão, em São Miguel
Lighthouse in Ponta do Cintrão, São Miguel, Azores

Local / Location: Ponta do Cintrão, São Miguel, Açores
Alcance / Reach: 16 M
Altura / Tower height: 14 m
Altitude / Place height: 118 m
Luz / Light: Branca / White
Ano / Year: 1957

PT: Este complexo é composto pelo farol, com uma habitação anexa destinada ao faroleiro. O complexo está situado a 118 metros de altura, no cimo de uma falésia na costa norte da Ilha de S. Miguel.
A torre é branca com uma planta circular, com oito contrafortes dispostos radialmente. O topo da torre é um cilindro de vidro com cobertura metálica vermelha e uma varanda circular.
EN: This lighthouse is composed by the tower and a house for the keeper. It's placed 118 metros above sea level on north coast of S. Miguel island.
The tower is white and round, with eight "ribs". The top of the tower is a glass cilinder with a red metalic cover and a circular balcony.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

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