Zuyder Sea lighthouse tour

for amateur radio operators

NET-158 Lichtwachterswoning Oud-Kraggenburg (Old-Kraggenburg rear high)

Town Oud-Kraggenburg
Location In fields south-east of Kraggenburg
Position Lat (dms) 52°39’10” N
Position Long (dms) 5°56’27” E
QTH-locator JO22XP
Year built 1877
Material Stone
Height construction (m)  11 m
Height light (m) -
Range light (mi) -
Characterisic Deactivated 1940

Additional information:

Lantern, with former light range of 10 nm, is located atop of a lightkeepers house on a 6 km long pier into the sea along the shipping lane to/from the town of Zwolle. Today the location is landlocked. National monument since 1969 (nr, 30726). Please see also NET-052 Kraggenburg front low. 
The former fishing fleet of Zwolle, Zwartluis, Hasselt and Genemuiden, all passing this lighthouse, can be recognized by ZE, ZS, HAS and GM as vessel registrations.

Last updated: August 2020

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