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Bugui Point Lighthouse

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Year first lit  n/a (current)
Construction  stone masonry tower
Height  15 m
Range  40,744 m
Deactivated  n/a (first)
Focal height  66 m
First lit  1902
Year first constructed  1903
Bugui Point Lighthouse
Location  Aroroy Masbate Philippines
Tower shape  tapered cylindrical tower with balcony and lantern (first) cylindrical tower with flared top (current)
Markings / pattern  gray tower (first) white tower (current)
Similar  Apo Reef Light, Bagatao Island Lighthouse, Batag Island Lighthouse, Maniguin Island Lighthouse, Pasig River Light

Bugui Point Lighthouse is a historic lighthouse located on Bugui Point in the town of Aroroy, in the northern tip of Masbate Island, province of Masbate, in the Philippines. It lights the entrance to the channel between Burias Island and Masbate Island and the channel between Burias and Ticao Islands leading to San Bernardino Strait.

Map of Bugui Point Lighthouse, Gumahang, Aroroy, Masbate, Philippines

Work on the light was started in October 1893, but worked was stopped on November 1896 with the onset of the Philippine Revolution. Lighthouse construction was continued by the Americans in 1902 and the light was finally lit on December 1, 1902.

References

Bugui Point Lighthouse Wikipedia


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