Tranøy Lighthouse

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Tranøy Lighthouse in Nordland

Tranøy Lighthouse in Nordland

The sea is calm. Heaven and lighthouse rejoice in mirror image. Lighthouses of Norway photographer Sigrid Thorbjørnsen is reporting from her trip to Tranøy Lighthouse.

Tranøy Lighthouse The sea is calm. Heaven and lighthouse rejoice in mirror image. The sun is hot. The wind is silent. The days are long here in the north in July. Here the past and future go hand in hand. In 2014 Tranøy Lighthouse turns150 years old. The lighthouse is as beautiful today as  it […]

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Tranøy Lighthouse, a Nordland treasure

Tranøy Lighthouse, a Nordland treasure

In late autumn and early winter Orcas regularly visit the waters near Tranøy lighthouse.

Tranøy Lighthouse is an active lighthouse. It was lit for the first time in 1864 and was automated in 1991. Tranøy light stands 89.6 feet (27.3 meters) tall, 91.9 feet (28 meters) above the high tide mark. Located on the islet of Tranøy in the municipality of Hamarøy in Nordland county, Norway. Tranøy Lighthouse is […]