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Lighthouse Alte Weser

Nordsee, 24863 Börm, Germany

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About Lighthouse Alte Weser

The Alte Weser lighthouse is located in the German Bight in front of the Weser estuary. It replaced the Roter Sand lighthouse built-in 1883–1885.  It consists of reinforced concrete with a steel jacket and steel structures. It is built 'offshore' in the sand at around 11 m above sea ​​level, the height of the structure is around 40 m above sea ​​level. The range is between 18 and 23 nm, depending on the lighting sector.


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Kugelbake36.86km from Lighthouse Alte Weser

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Hummerbuden38.24km from Lighthouse Alte Weser

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Lange Anna39.71km from Lighthouse Alte Weser

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Bremen is Germany's smallest state. Two distinct enclaves form the state of Bremen. One is Bremen the state capital, and the other is Bremerhaven the city. Bremen is known for its rich cultural life with many theatres, libraries, archives, museums, and galleries.