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Ytterholmen Lighthouse’s 100th anniversary

Ytterholmen Lighthouse’s 100th anniversary

Ytterholmen Lighthouse was first lit 100 years ago! At 66°02’30” latitude, Ytterholmen Lighthouse is just south of the Arctic Circle. It stands on little Ytterholmen (Norwegian yetter: outer, farther, holmen: islet) out in the ocean west of Herøy municipality in Nordland county. It lies about 9.3 miles (15 kilometres) southwest of Gåsvær. Built 1912, and automated […]

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