| Ponnani, Kerala
Fl W 15s.
| concrete tower|
| 1937 (first)
dodecagon prism tower with balcony and lantern
white and black horizontal bands
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Ponnani lighthouse Wikipedia
Ponnani lighthouse is situated in Malappuram district, Kerala on the south bank of Bharathappuzha river. It was commissioned on 17 April 1983. The tower has a circular cross section and a height of 30 meters. The light source is metal halide lamp. The lighthouse has direct drive facility.
A flag staff used to assist the crafts to negotiate the entrance to the port prior to a steel mast with an oil wick being hoisted in 1937. In 1948 a steel trestle was with a gas flasher was installed. After the present tower was constructed in 1983, the light source was replaced on 23 July 1995.