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Faro de los Morillos de Cabo Rojo, Los Morillos de Cabo Rojo, Cabo Rojo, Cabo Rojo Municipio, PR

Faro de los Morillos de Cabo Rojo, Los Morillos de Cabo Rojo, Cabo Rojo, Cabo Rojo Municipio, PR

 
 
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Summary

Significance: Cabo Rojo Light was built in 1882 as a 3rd order light with 18 miles range that showed a white light eclipsed every minute. The present structure stands very much as it was back in 1882; although structural alterations have been introduced.
Survey number: HAER PR-11
Building/structure dates: 1882 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 1959 Subsequent Work
Building/structure dates: 1960 Subsequent Work
Building/structure dates: 1967 Subsequent Work

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Date

1969 - 1980
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Contributors

Historic American Engineering Record, creator
U.S. Department of Commerce
Central Lighthouse Commission
Sautter, Lemmonier, & Cie
Murphy, Kevin, transmitter
Morales, Luis, photographer
Nistal-Moret, Benjamin, historian
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Location

Cabo Rojo Zona Urbana18.08753, -67.14700
Google Map of 18.0875347, -67.14699639999999
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Source

Library of Congress
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Copyright info

No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html